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Fine Arts

Bachelor of Fine Arts-Single and Dual Disciplines

(Pending SC CHE approval, anticipated Spring 2018)

Bachelor of Fine Arts  

General Education

 

Semester Hours

ACAD 101 Principles of the Learning Academy

1

Shared Skills and Proficiencies
   
Writing and Critical Thinking    
WRIT 101 Composition

3

    HMXP 102      Human Experience 3
CRTW 201 Critical Reading, Thinking & Writing

3

    Oral Communication See approved list; may be met by other requirement
0-3
    Technology Met in major with ARTS 281 0
    Intensive Writing Met in major with ARTH 454 0
    Constitution Requirement See approved list; may be met with another requirement 0-3
    Physical Activity See approved list 1
Thinking Critically Across Disciplines    
Global Perspectives Met in major with ARTH 175

0

Historical Perspectives Met in major with ARTH 176

0

Introducing Students to Broad Disciplinary Perspectives

 

Social Science See approved list; must include 2 designators

6

Humanities and Arts Met in major with ARTS 364 and ARTH 348

0

Quantitative Skills and Natural Science (3 courses) 9-12
    Quantitative Skills See approved list (3-8)
Natural Science See approved list; must include one lab science.  If 2 courses taken, must be in two

(3-8)

  different groups:  Life, Physical, Earth

 

Subtotal   26-33

 

 Single Discipline Emphasis

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Art with a concentration in General Studio General Education 
General Education Courses above 26-33
Major Courses (C or better in each course required)

90

ARTT 112 Introduction to Fine Arts

2

 
ARTT 113 Intro to Fine Arts Portfolio

1

 
ARTS 101 Two-Dimensional Design

3

 
ARTS 102 Three-Dimensional Design I

3

 
ARTS 120 Drawing I

3

 
ARTS 204, 205 or 206 3-D, 2D, or Photo Media Studies

3

 
ARTS 220 Drawing II

3

 
ARTS 281 Computer Imaging in Design

3

 
ARTT 200 Foundation Review

0

 
   ARTS 324 or 458 Intro to Video or Computer-aided Craft & Mfg 3
     
ARTS 364 Digital Photography

3

 
ARTH 175 Intro ARTH Prehist to Mid Ages

3

 
ARTH 176 Intro Art His Renaiss to prsnt

3

 
ARTT 300 Specialization Portfolio Review

0

ARTS Discipline  

15

ARTS Approved Electives  

18

    ARTS 491     Professional Practices I 3
    ARTS 498 Professional Practices II 3
ARTH 348 Modernism

3

ARTH Elective Any appropriate course

3

ARTH 454 Contemporary Art and Criticism

3

ARTT 400 Senior Exhibition

0

Electives  

4-13

Total  

120

For additional degree requirements, please visit the Degree Requirements page.

 

Dual Discipline Emphasis

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Art with a concentration in Painting 
General Education Courses above 26-33
Required Courses in Major (C or better in each course required.)

81

ARTT 112 Introduction to Fine Arts

2

 
ARTT 113 Intro to Fine Arts Portfolio

1

 
ARTS 101 Two-Dimensional Design

3

 
ARTS 102 Three-Dimensional Design I

3

 
ARTS 120 Drawing I

3

 
ARTS 204 or 205 or 206 3-D, 2-D or  Photo Media Studies

3

 
 
ARTS 220 Drawing II

3

 
ARTT 200 Foundation Review

0

 
ARTS 281 Computer Imaging in Design

3

 
ARTH 175 Intro ARTH Prehist to Mid Ages

3

 
ARTH 176 Intro Art His Renaiss to present

3

 
ARTT 300 Specialization Portfolio Review

0

 
ARTS Discipline #1  

15

 
ARTS Discipline #2  

15

Note: For Disciplines 1 and 2, select a subject area for each fro ceramics, drawing, jewelry and metals, painting, photography, printmaking, sculpture, and video.
     
    ARTS 324 or 458 Intro to Video or Computer-aided Craft and Mfg 3
     
ARTS 364 Digital Photography

3

 
ARTS 491 Professional Practices I

3

 
ARTS 498 Professional Practices II

3

 
ARTS Approved Electives  

 3

ARTH 348 Modernism

3

 
ARTH Elective Any appropriate course

3

ARTH 454 Contemporary Art and Criticism

3

 
ARTT 400 Senior Exhibition

0

Electives  

4-13

Total  

120

 

For additional degree requirements, please visit the Degree Requirements page.

 


Bachelor of Fine Arts in Art with a concentration in Sculpture 
Approved ARTS Electives
ARTS 121     Figure Drawing
ARTS 221 Life Drawing and Anatomy
ARTS 204 3-D Media Studies
    ARTS 205 Photo Media Studies
ARTS 206 2-D Media Studies
    ARTS 324 Intro to Video
ARTS 351, 352, 451, 452, 551, 552 Ceramics I-VI
ARTS 332, 333, 432, 433, 532, 533 Sculpture I-VI
ARTS 342, 343,442,443,542,543 Painting I-VI
ARTS 335, 336, 337,437, 536 Printmaking
ARTS365, 366, 473, 474, 572 Photography
ARTS 458 Computer-aided Craft and Mfg
ARTS 320, 321, 420 Drawing
ARTS 558 Advanced Computer-aided Craft and Mfg
ARTH 453/ARTS 482 Art of the Book
ARTS 482 Special Topics--Fabric Sculpture
ARTS 483 Special Topics--Public Art Project or Weaving
ARTS 484 Special Topics--Internship Experience
Approved ARTS 400-level Courses Special Topics in Art



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