CURRICULAR GUIDE

Airbrush Illustration
Certificate of Achievement

Curriculum Code: 0858  (Effective Fall 2000 - Summer 2005)

This certificate program consists of practical hands-on courses that provide
students with the technical knowledge and skills needed to create airbrush
artwork on a variety of surfaces and materials. Students are prepared for an
entry-level position in fields such as automotive customization, sign painting,
photo retouching, nail design, and the fashion industry.

Students should see the "Course Descriptions" section of this catalog or the
Class Schedule for course prerequisite information.  Basic skills assessment and
advising information may be found on page 8 of this catalog.

Contact the Art, Design and Multimedia Program, Academic and Office Facility,
Room 314, telephone number (517) 483-1476.

REQUIREMENTS                                                 TOTAL: 24 CREDITS
CODE        TITLE                                                 CREDIT HOURS
ARTS 102    2-Dimensional Design                                             3
ARTS 131    Drawing I                                                        3
ARTS 132    Life Drawing                                                     3
ARTS 137    Perspective Drawing                                              2
ARTS 195    Employ/Busn Issues for Artists                                   1
ARTS 221    Airbrush Techniques I                                            4
ARTS 222    Airbrush Techniques II                                           4
ARTS 224    Automotive Airbrush Techniques                                   4
LIMITED CHOICE REQUIREMENTS                               TOTAL:  9-10 CREDITS
Complete the indicated number of credits from each CHOICE listed below.

CHOICE 1:   Related Art Courses
ARTS 162    Typography                                                       3
ARTS 200    Painting I                                                       4
ARTS 213    Illustration Fundamentals                                        3
ARTS 216    Humorous Illustration I                                          3

            MINIMUM TOTAL                                                   33

Students should see course descriptions to find out when departments plan to
offer courses.  Students who for any reason are unable to follow the course
sequence suggested below (for example, those who are part-time, have transferred
in courses from another school, or have prerequisites to fulfill) should contact
an academic advisor or counselor for help with adjustments.

I                 II                III
ARTS 102          ARTS 132          ARTS 195
ARTS 131          ARTS 137          ARTS 224
ARTS 221          ARTS 222          Lim.Ch.
Lim.Ch.           Lim.Ch.