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Monterey Peninsula College Programs


100000 -- Fine and Applied Arts
Instructional programs that study the perception, appreciation and creation of diverse modes of communicating ideas and emotion by means of visual and nonvisual representations and symbols; subject to esthetic criteria and related functions.

Degrees

Art (Painting, Drawing, and Sculpture)
Art: General Studio

Two and three dimensional techniques in the areas of painting, drawing, and sculpture.
Units needed for degree: 29 units

Art (Painting, Drawing, and Sculpture)
Art: History

Two and three dimensional techniques in the areas of painting, drawing, and sculpture.
Units needed for degree: 23 units

Art (Painting, Drawing, and Sculpture)
Art: Printmaking

Two and three dimensional techniques in the areas of painting, drawing, and sculpture.
Units needed for degree: 29 units

Art (Painting, Drawing, and Sculpture)
University Studies -- Art History Emphasis

Two and three dimensional techniques in the areas of painting, drawing, and sculpture.
Units needed for degree: 18 units

Art (Painting, Drawing, and Sculpture)
University Studies -- Art Studio Emphasis

Two and three dimensional techniques in the areas of painting, drawing, and sculpture.
Units needed for degree: 18 units

Painting and Drawing
Art: Drawing

No description available.
Units needed for degree: 29 units

Painting and Drawing
Art: Painting

No description available.
Units needed for degree: 29 units

Sculpture
Art: Sculpture

No description available.
Units needed for degree: 29 units

Ceramics
Art: Ceramics

No description available.
Units needed for degree: 29 units

Music
Music

Art and technique of combining sounds of various timbres in harmonic, rhythmic and/or melodic forms, which are artistically expressive.
Units needed for degree: 24 units

Music
University Studies -- Music Emphasis

Art and technique of combining sounds of various timbres in harmonic, rhythmic and/or melodic forms, which are artistically expressive.
Units needed for degree: 18 units

Technical Theater
Drama: Technical Theatre

Techniques for communicating information, ideas, moods, and feelings through set design and construction and costuming with attention to stagecraft, function, and esthetics.
Units needed for degree: 24 units

Technical Theater
Fashion Costuming

Techniques for communicating information, ideas, moods, and feelings through set design and construction and costuming with attention to stagecraft, function, and esthetics.
Units needed for degree: 29 units

Dramatic Arts
Drama: Acting

Drama, theater and interpretation.
Units needed for degree: 24 units

Dramatic Arts
Drama: Direction

Drama, theater and interpretation.
Units needed for degree: 24 units

Dramatic Arts
University Studies -- Drama Emphasis

Drama, theater and interpretation.
Units needed for degree: 18 units

Dance
Dance

Techniques, composition, and choreography of dance.
Units needed for degree: 18 units

Dance
Univ. Studies - Dance Emphasis

Techniques, composition, and choreography of dance.
Units needed for degree: 18 units

Applied Design
Art: Weaving

Theory and studio work in the application of esthetic principles to the design of useful and decorative objects and spaces.
Units needed for degree: 29 units

Jewelry
Art: Jewelry

Application of design principles and fabrication techniques to the design, creation, and manufacture of jewelry.
Units needed for degree: 29 units

Photography
Photography

Historic development, esthetic qualities, creative processes, and practical applications of photographic imagery as a means of artistic expression.
Units needed for degree: 18 units

Photography
University Studies -- Photography Emphasis

Historic development, esthetic qualities, creative processes, and practical applications of photographic imagery as a means of artistic expression.
Units needed for degree: 18 units

Graphic Art and Design
Art: Graphics

Application of artistic techniques to the effective communication of information and ideas, for commercial or technical purposes. Includes design principles, color theory, typography, concepts sketching, imaging, communication skills.
Units needed for degree: 45 units

Graphic Art and Design
University Studies -- Graphic Arts Emphasis

Application of artistic techniques to the effective communication of information and ideas, for commercial or technical purposes. Includes design principles, color theory, typography, concepts sketching, imaging, communication skills.
Units needed for degree: 18 units

Other Fine and Applied Arts
Cultural History of Monterey County

Specified, includes all emerging occupations.
Units needed for degree: 19.5 units



Certificates:

Art (Painting, Drawing, and Sculpture)
Art: General Studio

Two and three dimensional techniques in the areas of painting, drawing, and sculpture.
Units needed for certificate: 29 units

Art (Painting, Drawing, and Sculpture)
Art: History

Two and three dimensional techniques in the areas of painting, drawing, and sculpture.
Units needed for certificate: 23 units

Art (Painting, Drawing, and Sculpture)
Art: Printmaking

Two and three dimensional techniques in the areas of painting, drawing, and sculpture.
Units needed for certificate: 29 units

Painting and Drawing
Art: Drawing

No description available.
Units needed for certificate: 29 units

Painting and Drawing
Art: Painting

No description available.
Units needed for certificate: 29 units

Sculpture
Art: Sculpture

No description available.
Units needed for certificate: 29 units

Ceramics
Art: Ceramics

No description available.
Units needed for certificate: 29 units

Music
Music

Art and technique of combining sounds of various timbres in harmonic, rhythmic and/or melodic forms, which are artistically expressive.
Units needed for certificate: 24 units

Technical Theater
Drama: Technical Theatre

Techniques for communicating information, ideas, moods, and feelings through set design and construction and costuming with attention to stagecraft, function, and esthetics.
Units needed for certificate: 24 units

Technical Theater
Fashion Costuming

Techniques for communicating information, ideas, moods, and feelings through set design and construction and costuming with attention to stagecraft, function, and esthetics.
Units needed for certificate: 29 units

Dramatic Arts
Drama: Acting

Drama, theater and interpretation.
Units needed for certificate: 24 units

Dramatic Arts
Drama: Direction

Drama, theater and interpretation.
Units needed for certificate: 24 units

Applied Design
Art: Weaving

Theory and studio work in the application of esthetic principles to the design of useful and decorative objects and spaces.
Units needed for certificate: 29 units

Jewelry
Art: Jewelry

Application of design principles and fabrication techniques to the design, creation, and manufacture of jewelry.
Units needed for certificate: 29 units

Photography
Photography

Historic development, esthetic qualities, creative processes, and practical applications of photographic imagery as a means of artistic expression.
Units needed for certificate: 18 units

Graphic Art and Design
Art: Graphics

Application of artistic techniques to the effective communication of information and ideas, for commercial or technical purposes. Includes design principles, color theory, typography, concepts sketching, imaging, communication skills.
Units needed for certificate: 37 units

Other Fine and Applied Arts
Cultural History of Monterey County

Specified, includes all emerging occupations.
Units needed for certificate: 19.5 units