ART BA

PROGRAM INFORMATION

Bachelor of Arts in Art
Curriculum
Total credit hours: 120

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Core Studies Requirements 12
COR 101 Surface Space & Time 6
COR 102 Studio for Research and Practice 6
Humanities Requirements 15
BUS 300 The Business of Art & Design 3
ENG 3/4XX Literature Exploration 3
ENG 300 Writing About the Humanities 3
PHL 310 Aesthetics 3
HUM 480 Independent Study 3
Visual Arts Exploration (Select 5) 15
ART 201 Figure Study I 3
ART 231 Sculpture I 3
ART 241 Painting I 3
ART 261 Printmaking I 3
FLM 204 Introduction to Screenwriting 3
GRD 121 Typography I 3
IND 101 Space Planning & Human Factors 3
PHO 121 Photography I 3
ART 200 Sophomore Portfolio Review 0
Studio Exploration 12
Choose 12 hours (4 courses) in studio classes at the 300-400 level 12
Senior Portfolio Review (department varies) 0
General Education (Non-Art) Electives (4) 12
Various General Education Electives (4) 12

Visual Arts Electives (3) 9
Various Visual Art Electives 9

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At least 30 Credit Hours must be earned in upper-division (300/400 level) courses.

Art BA
First Year
ART 101 Art History I ART 102 Art History II
COR 101 Surface Space & Time* COR 102 Research & Practice*
ENG 101 English Comp I ENG 102 English Comp II
HIS 101 World Civilization I HIS 102 World Civilization II
(15 Credit Hours) (15 Credit Hours)
Second Year
Art History Elective #1 Art History Elective #2
COM 220 Speech Communication ART 200 Portfolio Review
MAT 101 Mathematics for Visual Arts SCI 3XX Natural Science Series
Visual Art Exploration #1 Social Science Requirement
Visual Art Exploration #2 Visual Art Exploration #3
Visual Art Exploration #4
(15 Credit Hours) (15 Credit Hours)
Third Year
ART 221 Modern Art History ART 321 Contemporary Art History
ENG 3/4XX Literature Exploration ENG 300 Writing About the Humanities
PHL 310 Aesthetics General Education Elective #1
Visual Art Exploration #5 Studio Exploration #2
Studio Exploration #1 Visual Art Elective #1
(15 Credit Hours) (15 Credit Hours)
Fourth Year
ART 2XX Art History Special Topics HUM 480 Independent Study
BUS 300 The Business of Art & Design General Education Elective #3
General Education Elective #2 General Education Elective #4
Studio Exploration #3 Studio Exploration #4
Visual Art Elective #2 Visual Art Elective #3
(15 Credit Hours) (15 Credit Hours)

* 6 credit hours