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Science and Art
CHEM 348
Fall 2006
Section: 01  

This course is an interdisciplinary, lecture/laboratory course which diverse science topics are explored through the lens of the visual arts. Topics to be considered will include the physics of light, the neurobiology of color vision, the chemistry of pigments, binders, lakes, and paints, the mathematics of composition and design, the psychology of perception, along with an overview of conservation science. In the laboratory component, students will perform a series of key experiments exploring basic knowledge in each of the various topic areas. Potential science majors and art majors will be given priority in forming the class, and having a secondary school chemistry course is advised.

Essential Capabilities: Speaking, Writing
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: NSM CHEM
Course Format: LectureGrading Mode: Student Option
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: None
Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available

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