Color Theory and Application

ARCH X 452.1

This course covers the study of the perception of color, its permutations, and its dimensions, using traditional as well as contemporary methods.

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Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
In-Person
Online
Remote
Starting at $799.00
As few as 10 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Learn about the color wheel and the applications of color theories to interior design
  • Gain an understanding of Munsell and Albers theories, perception, symbolism, and psychology
  • Understand and develop pattern-painting techniques
  • Explore theories with a hands-on experience in a variety of media

About this course:

This course covers the study of the perception of color, its permutations, and its dimensions using traditional as well as contemporary methods with an emphasis on individual experimentation through lab exercises and demonstrations. Topics include the color wheel; Munsell and Albers theories; perception, symbolism, and psychology; pattern-painting techniques; and the applications of color theories to art, architecture, and interior design. Student projects and lectures combine intense exploration of theories with hands-on experience in a variety of media.
Prerequisites

ARCH X 454A Elements of Design I or consent of program advisor.

Summer 2022 Schedule

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Tuesday 6:30PM - 10:00PM PT
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Instructor: Tiffany Sands
386964
Fee:
$799.00
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Location: Remote Classroom
ENROLL BY: Jun 21, 2022
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Notes

Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 28, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Contemporary Color Theory and Use by Steven Bleicher
Schedule
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Date
Time
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Lecture
Tue Jun 21, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Jun 28, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Jul 5, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Jul 12, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Jul 19, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Jul 26, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Aug 2, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Aug 9, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Aug 16, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
Lecture
Tue Aug 23, 2022
6:30PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
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This section has no set meeting times.
Wait List
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Instructor: Alvalyn Lundgren
386965
Fee:
$799.00
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Notes

Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 28, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Book: Color Workbook  by Becky Koenig
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Tuesday 6:30PM - 9:30PM PT
Available
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Instructor: Edward Varias
386966
Fee:
$799.00
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Location: UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
ENROLL BY: Jun 21, 2022
See Details
Notes

Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 28, 2022
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Tue Jun 21, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 217
Lecture
Tue Jun 28, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 217
Lecture
Tue Jul 5, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 217
Lecture
Tue Jul 12, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 217
Lecture
Tue Jul 19, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 217
Lecture
Tue Jul 26, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 217
Lecture
Tue Aug 2, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 217
Lecture
Tue Aug 9, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 217
Lecture
Tue Aug 16, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 217
Lecture
Tue Aug 23, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 217
Lecture
Tue Aug 30, 2022
6:30PM PT - 9:30PM PT
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Lindbrook Center 217

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