At Hocking College, students develop the skills necessary to become accomplished artists in the two-year art and design degree program.
Whether you are already an established artist or you’re just beginning to explore your artistic side, this program offers you an opportunity to develop techniques and professional skills to be competitive in your field.
Learn how to build a professional portfolio of creative work, develop marketing skills related to the business of art and experience the fundamentals of gallery operations through hands-on learning opportunities.
The Art, Design and Marketing program offered at Hocking College prepares students for a wide range of opportunities in the field of art, design and marketing, and the business principles provide a well-rounded education that allows students to enter the workforce with confidence.
The following outcomes are skills, behaviors, and attitudes cultivated in students seeking the Associate of Applied Business in Art, Design and Marketing:
The curriculum is composed of two tracks, 3D studio and 2D studio. The 3D studio area includes glass and ceramics. Glass specialization offers classes in glassblowing, flameworking, fusing, casting and other sculptural applications. Ceramics offers courses in sculpture, dinnerware, raku and wheel throwing. The 2D studio offers photography, drawing and painting.
Work with reputed and respected artisans to develop skills in a particular studio area. As seniors, students will represent their chosen studio area by exhibiting a final series of artwork in the annual Senior Art Exhibition displayed in a final exhibition. This project counts as the Art, Design and Marketing capstone. Portfolio development and interviews may lead to internship opportunities.
Through business and marketing courses, students develop presentation, marketing and management skills while learning to handle taxes, permits, pricing and distribution. Network with working artisans and statewide arts organizations.
Total Credit Hours:
|Estimated Course Fees:
Class Hours: 46.0-50.0
Total Credit Hours:
Estimated Course Fees:
Class Hours: 46.0-50.0
|COURSE NO.||FIRST SEMESTER||Class Hours||Lab Hours||Credit Hours||Course Fee|
|ART-1101||Design I (2D)||2.00||2.00||3.00||$325.00|
|ENGL-1510||English Composition I||4.00||0.00||4.00||$50.00|
|ART-1118||Photo Studio I, Black & White (2D)||2.00||2.00||3.00||$275.00|
|OR||ART-1108||Glass Studio I (3D)||3.00||2.00||4.00||$350.00|
|OR||ART-1111||Ceramic Studio I (3D)||3.00||2.00||4.00||$250.00|
|COURSE NO.||SECOND SEMESTER||Class Hours||Lab Hours||Credit Hours||Course Fee|
|ART-1102||Design II (3D)||2.00||2.00||3.00||$325.00|
|OR||ART-1107||Digital Darkroom (2D)||2.00||2.00||3.00||$250.00|
|ART-1121||Glass Studio II (3D)||3.00||2.00||4.00||$350.00|
|OR||ART-1219||Photo Studio II-Color/Concept (2D)||2.00||2.00||3.00||$275.00|
|OR||ART-1211||Ceramic Studio II - Sculpture (3D)||3.00||2.00||4.00||$250.00|
|OR||SOCI-1101||Introduction to Sociology||3.00||0.00||3.00||$15.00|
|COURSE NO.||THIRD SEMESTER||Class Hours||Lab Hours||Credit Hours||Course Fee|
|ENGL-2124||English Composition Ii: Creative Writing||3.00||0.00||3.00||$40.00|
|HUM-2205||Issues in The Arts||3.00||0.00||3.00||$20.00|
|EC-1102||Developing & Managing an Online Business||2.00||2.00||3.00||$204.00|
|ART-2111||Ceramic Studio III-(3D) Processes||3.00||2.00||4.00||$250.00|
|OR||ART-2131||Glass Studio III (3D)||3.00||2.00||4.00||$350.00|
|OR||ART-2139||Photo Studio III-Light & Narrative (2D)||2.00||2.00||3.00||$275.00|
|COURSE NO.||FOURTH SEMESTER||Class Hours||Lab Hours||Credit Hours||Course Fee|
|ART-1113||Oil Painting (2D)||2.00||2.00||3.00||$220.00|
|ART-2260||Art Marketing Portfolio Development(SL)||2.00||2.00||3.00||$100.00|
|ART-2141||Glass Studio IV (3D)||3.00||2.00||4.00||$350.00|
|OR||ART-2149||Photo Studio IV - Capstone (2D)||2.00||2.00||3.00||$315.00|
|OR||ART-2151||Ceramic Studio IV-Capstone (3D)||3.00||2.00||4.00||$290.00|
|Class Hours: 11.00-12.00||Lab Hours: 6.00||Cost: $930.00-$1,030.00|
|Class Hours: 12.00-13.00||Lab Hours: 6.00||Cost: $727.00-$902.00|
|Class Hours: 12.00-13.00||Lab Hours: 6.00||Cost: $734.00-$834.00|
|Class Hours: 11.00-12.00||Lab Hours: 8.00||Cost: $975.00-$1,035.00|
Your associate's degree in Art, Design and Marketing offers you a wide variety of employment opportunities such as artist/entrepreneur, entry-level gallery associate, and regional art business manager.
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