Art Department

Introduction to the Art Department

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The Ohlone College Art Department offers art classes in Art History, Drawing and Painting; the opportunity to work with Sculpture, Ceramics and Glass, and learn about Museum and Gallery techniques; as well as Photography, Interior Design, and Multimedia and Graphic Arts.

Learn more about the Art Department.

Art Degrees and Certificates

Associate in Arts (A.A.) Degrees

Please check back for information about the Studio Arts for Transfer Associate of Art Degree (AA-T) approved to begin in the 2014-2015 academic year.

  • Art A.A. Degree (PDF) - Designed to prepare students for studying Fine Arts at most universities. While the core courses required in the Associate in Arts in Art will fulfill the lower division major requirements at many universities, students are advised to meet with their counselor to assess the course requirements for specific universities. This program will enable students to develop a strong foundation in art.
  • Fine Arts: Art Concentration A.A. Degree (PDF) - The Associate in Arts degree in Fine Arts has three concentrations: Art; Music; and Theatre and Dance. Students may choose one of the concentrations to earn a degree in Fine Arts. These courses emphasize the study of cultural and humanistic activities and artistic expression of human beings. Students will evaluate and interpret the ways in which people through the ages in different cultures have responded to themselves and the world around them in artistic and cultural creation. Students will also learn to value aesthetic understanding and incorporate these concepts when constructing value judgments.
  • Graphic Arts / Computer Graphics A.A. Degree (PDF) - Designed to prepare students as graphic artists for careers with graphic design printing companies and other media firms. Students are encouraged to develop a wide variety of skills in order to be better prepared for a range of job opportunities. Placement often depends upon the portfolio of completed work, willingness to move to a different area, and job availability.
  • See also Interior Design Degrees and Certificates
  • See also Multimedia and Graphic Arts Degrees and Certificates

Certificate of Achievement

Certificates of Accomplishment

Additional Information

Review a sample listing of Courses in this area of study. Review academic requirements in the Catalog and in the Curriculum Guides. All students are encouraged to meet with a counselor to review academic program requirements and/or have questions answered.

Apply for a Degree or Certificates

Are you finishing your associate degree or certificate? Please review How to Apply for a Degree or Certificate.

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