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Majors and More

Majors and More

Fine Arts

General Education for BFA in Art with Concentrations in General Studio, Ceramics, Painting, Photography (Commercial and Fine Arts tracks), Printmaking, Sculpture, and Jewelry/Metals

General Education for BFA in Art 

General Education Courses

 

Semester hours

ACAD 101 Principles of the Learning Academy

1

 
Critical Skills  

 

Writing and Critical Thinking    
WRIT 101 and CRTW 201 Composition, Crit Reading, Thinking & Writing

6

 
 
Quantitative Skills    
MATH 150 Intro to Discrete Mathematics

3

 
Logic/Language/Semiotics Met with ARTS 281 and SPCH 201

0

Technology Met in major with ARTS 281

0

 
Oral Communication

 

SPCH 201 Public Speaking

3

Skills for a Common Experience and Thinking Across Disciplines  
HMXP 102 The Human Experience

3

 
Global Perspectives Met in major with ARTH 175.

0

Historical Perspectives Met in major with ARTH 176.

0

Developing Critical Skills and Applying them to Disciplines

16

Social Science See approved list; cannot use course with the same designator as Constitution requirement

3

Humanities and Arts See approved list; must have one course outside CVPA; 6 hours may be met with ARTH 348 and 454.

3

Natural Science See approved list; must include one lab science.

7

Intensive Writing Met in major with ARTH 454

0

Constitution requirement    
ECON 103 or PLSC 201 Intro to Pol Econ or American Govt

3

General Studio General Education Concentration

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Art with a concentration in General Studio General Education 

General Education

 

32

Major Courses  

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 121 Figure Drawing

3

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

6

ARTS 220 Drawing II

3

ARTS 281 Computer Imaging in Design

3

ARTT 200 Foundation Review

0

ARTS 342 or ARTS 335 or ARTS 336, or ARTS 337 Painting I, Printmaking: Relief; Printmaking: Intaglio Printing,

3

 
 
 
 
ARTS 332, ARTS 351, or ARTS 355 Sculpture I, Ceramics I, or Jewelry & Metals I

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 Revie

0

ARTS Emphasis A  

15

ARTS Emphasis B  

15

(For Emphases A & B, select a subject area for each from ceramics, drawing, jewelry & metals, painting,photography, printmaking, sculpture.)
ARTS Electives Any appropriate courses

6

ARTH 348 Modernism

3

 
ARTH Elective Any appropriate course

3

ARTH 454 Comtemporary Art and Criticism

3

ARTS 490 Junior Studio Seminar

3

ARTS 500 Senior Studio Seminar

3

ARTT 400 Senior Exhibition

0

ARTT 498 Survival Guide for Artists

3

Electives  

2

Total  

124

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

Ceramics Concentration

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Art with a concentration in Ceramics 

General Education Courses

  32
Required Courses in Major (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 121 Figure Drawing

3

ARTS 206 2D Media Studies

3

ARTS 204 3D Media Studies

3

ARTS 220 Drawing II

3

ARTS 281 Computer Imaging in Design

3

ARTT 200 Foundation Review

0

ARTS 351 Ceramics I

3

ARTS 352 Ceramics II

3

ARTH 175 Intro ARTH Prehist to Mid Ages

3

ARTH 176 Intro Art His Renaiss to prsnt

3

ARTT 300 Specialization Portfolio Revie

0

ARTS 364 Digital Photography

3

ARTS 451 Ceramics III

3

ARTS 452 Ceramics IV

3

ARTS 482, ARTS 483 Special Topics in Art (ceramics)

6***

 
ARTS 490 Junior Studio Seminar

3

ARTS 500 Senior Studio Seminar

3

ARTS 551 Ceramics V

3

 
ARTS 552 Ceramics VI

3

 
ARTS 584, ARTS 585 Special Topics in Art (ceramics)

6***

 
 
ARTS Electives Any appropriate courses

6

ARTH 348 Modernism

3

 
ARTH Elective Any appropriate course

3

ARTH 454 Comtemporary Art and Criticism

3

ARTT 400 Senior Exhibition

0

ARTT 498 Survival Guide for Artists

3

Electives  

2

Total  

124

***Subtitle must be in ceramics subject area

Jewelry and Metals Concentration

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Art with a concentration in Jewelry/Metals 

General Education

 

35-38

Required Courses in Major  

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 121 Figure Drawing

3

ARTS 206 2D Media Studies

3

ARTS 204 3D Media Studies

3

ARTT 200 Foundation Review

0

ARTS 220 Drawing II

3

ARTS 281 Computer Imaging in Design

3

ARTS 332 Sculpture I

3

ARTS 333 or ARTS 351 Sculpture II or Ceramics I

3

 
ARTS 355 Jewelry and Metals I

3

ARTS 356 Jewelry and Metals II

3

ARTH 175 Intro ARTH Prehist to Mid Ages

3

ARTH 176 Intro Art His Renaiss to prsnt

3

ARTT 300 Specialization Portfolio Revie

0

ARTS 364 Digital Photography

3

ARTS 455 Jewelry and Metals III

3

ARTS 456 Jewelry and Metals IV

3

ARTS 458 Digital Modeling

3

ARTS 483 Special Topics in Art

3

ARTS 555 Jewelry and Metals V

3

ARTS 556 Jewelry and Metals Vi

3

ARTS 558 Advanced Digital Modeling

3

ARTH 348 Modernism

3

ARTH electives Any appropriate course

3

ARTH 454 Comtemporary Art and Criticism

3

ARTS 490 Junior Studio Seminar

3

ARTS 500 Senior Studio Seminar

3

ARTT 400 Senior Exhibition

0

ARTT 498 Survival Guide for Artists

3

Electives  

5

Total  

124

 

Painting Concentration

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Art with a concentration in Painting 

General Education Courses

 

32

Required Courses in Major (C or better in each course required.)

87

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 121 Figure Drawing

3

ARTS 206 2D Media Studies

3

ARTS 204 or 205 Three-Dimensional Media Studies, Photo Media Studies

3

 
 
ARTS 220 Drawing II

3

ARTT 200 Foundation Review

0

ARTS 281 Computer Imaging in Design

3

ARTS 342 Painting I

3

ARTS 343 Painting II

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 221 Life Drawing and Anatomy

3

ARTS 320 Drawing III

3

ARTS 364 Digital Photography

3

ARTS 442 Painting III

3

ARTS 443 Painting IV

3

ARTS 482, ARTS 483, ARTS 484 Special Topics in Art (painting)

9***

 
 
 
ARTS 490 Junior Studio Seminar

3

ARTS 500 Senior Studio Seminar

3

ARTS 542 Painting V

3

ARTS 543 Painting Vi

3

ARTS Electives Any appropriate courses

 3

ARTH 348 Modernism

3

 
ARTH Elective Any appropriate course

3

ARTH 454 Comtemporary Art and Criticism

3

ARTT 400 Senior Exhibition

0

ARTT 498 Survival Guide for Artists

3

Electives  

2

Total  

124


***Subtitle must be in painting subject area.

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

Photography Concentration: Commercial Track

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Art with a concentration in Photography: Commercial Track 

General Education

 

35-38

Required Courses in Major (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 121 Figure Drawing

3

ARTS 206 Two-Dimensional Media Studies

3

 
 
ARTS 205 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 281 Computer Imaging in Design

3

ARTS 364 Digital Photography

3

ARTS 365 Color Photography

3

ARTS 366 Serial Photography (Film-Based

3

ARTS 472 Editorial Photography

3

ARTS 473 Large-Format Photography

3

ARTS 474 Studio Lighting for Photograph

3

ARTS 490 Junior Studio Seminar

3

ARTS 500 Senior Studio Seminar

3

ARTS 572 Fashion Photography (Med Forma

3

ARTS 573 Photography Thesis Project

3

ARTS 574 Photography Thesis Exhibition

3

ARTS 584 Special Topics in Art

3

ARTS Electives Any appropriate courses

9

ARTH 350 History of Photography

3

ARTH 348 Modernism

3

ARTT 340 Internship Education Experien

3

ARTT 400 Senior Exhibition

0

ARTH 454 Comtemporary Art and Criticism

3

ENTR 373 Intro to Entrepreneurship

3

Electives  

2

Total  

124


***Subtitle must be in photography subject area.

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

Photography Concentration: Fine Art Track

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Art with a concentration in Photography: Fine Art Track 

General Education

 

32-38

Required Courses in Major  

93

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 121 Figure Drawing

3

ARTS 206 Two-Dimensional Media Studies

3

 
 
ARTS 205 Photo Media Studies

3

ARTS 220 Drawing II

3

ARTT 200 Foundation Review

0

ARTS 281 Computer Imaging in Design

3

ARTS 335 Printmaking:Serigraphy/Screen

3

ARTH 175 Intro ARTH Prehist to Mid Ages

3

ARTH 176 Intro Art His Renaiss to prsnt

3

ARTT 300 Specialization Portfolio Revie

0

ARTS 342 Painting I

3

ARTS 364 Digital Photography

3

ARTS 473 Large-Format Photography

3

ARTS 474 Studio Lighting for Photograph

3

ARTS 475 Alternative Proc in Photograph

3

ARTS 490 Junior Studio Seminar

3

ARTS 500 Senior Studio Seminar

3

ARTS 573 Photography Thesis Project

3

ARTS 574 Photography Thesis Exhibition

3

ARTS 365 and 366 Color Photography, Serial Photography

 6

ARTS Electives Any appropriate courses

9

ARTH 350 History of Photography

3

ARTH 348 Modernism

3

ARTH 454 Comtemporary Art and Criticism

3

ARTT 400 Senior Exhibition

0

ARTT 498 Survival Guide for Artists

3

Electives  

2

Total  

124


***Subtitle must be in photography subject area

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

Printmaking Concentration

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Art with a concentration in Printmaking 

General Education

 

35-38

Required Courses in Major (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 121 Figure Drawing

3

ARTS 206 2D Media Studies

3

ARTS 204 or 205 Three-Dimensional Media Studies, Photo Media Studies

3

 
 
ARTS 220 Drawing II

3

ARTS 281 Computer Imaging in Design

3

ARTT 200 Foundation Review

0

 
ARTS 335 or ARTS 336 Printmaking: Serigraphy/Screen Process or Printmaking: Relief  
 
 
 
ARTS 337 Printmaking: Intaglio Printing

3

ARTH 175 Intro ARTH Prehist to Mid Ages

3

ARTH 176 Intro Art His Renaiss to prsnt

3

ARTT 300 Specialization Portfolio Revie

0

ARTS 320 Drawing III

3

ARTS 364 Digital Photography

3

ARTS 436 Printmaking:Lithography

3

ARTS 437 Intermediate Printmaking

3

ARTS 482, ARTS 483, ARTS 484 Special Topics in Art (printmaking)

9***

 
 
ARTS 490 Junior Studio Seminar

3

ARTS 500 Senior Studio Seminar

3

ARTS 536 Advanced Printmaking

3

ARTS Electives Any appropriate courses

9

ARTH elective     Any appropriate course

3

     
ARTH 348 Modernism

3

ARTH 454 Comtemporary Art and Criticism

3

ARTT 400 Senior Exhibition

0

ARTT 498 Survival Guide for Artists

3

Electives  

2

Total  

124


***Subtitle must be in printmaking subject area

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

 

Sculpture Concentration

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Art with a concentration in Sculpture 

General Education

 

32

Required Courses in Major (C or better in each course required.)

93

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 121 Figure Drawing

3

ARTS 204 3D Media Studies

3

ARTS 206 2D Media Studies

3

ARTS 220 Drawing II

3

ARTT 200 Foundation Review

0

ARTS 281 Computer Imaging in Design

3

ARTS 332 Sculpture I

3

ARTS 333 Sculpture II

3

ARTS 355 Jewelry and Metals I

3

ARTS 356 Jewelry and Metals II

3

ARTH 175 Intro ARTH Prehist to Mid Ages

3

ARTH 176 Intro Art His Renaiss to prsnt

3

ARTT 300 Specialization Portfolio Revie

0

ARTS elective Any appropriate course

3

     
ARTS 364 Digital Photography

3

ARTS 432 Sculpture III

3

ARTS 433 Sculpture IV

3

ARTS 458 Digital Modeling

3

ARTS 483, ARTS 484 Special Topics in Art (sculpture)

6***

 
 
 
ARTS 532 Sculpture V

3

ARTS 533 Sculpture VI

3

ARTS 585 Special Topics in Art

3

ARTS 490 Junior Studio Seminar

3

ARTS 500 Senior Studio Seminar

3

ARTH 348 Modernism

3

ARTH Electives Any appropriate course

3

ARTH 454 Comtemporary Art and Criticism

3

ARTT 400 Senior Exhibition

0

ARTT 498 Survival Guide for Artists

3

Total  

125


***Subtitle must be in sculpture subject area.

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

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