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Welcome to the Department of Expressive Arts

BACHELOR OF ARTS or BACHELOR OF SCIENCE in ART
(no minor required)

Art majors are required to present a senior exhibition during the last semester prior
to graduation. See your advisor for guidelines.

General Education Requirements
Fine Arts General Education courses must be selected from MUSC and/or THR.
54 credits of upper division courses are required including 6 credit hours outside
of the Art discipline.
At least 12 credit hours must come from Writing Intensive courses (note: all
Art History courses are WIC designated).

B.A. Requirements
Complete any upper division Spanish course, or one of the following:
SPAN 202, SPAN 214, or SPAN 252

B.S. Requirements (6 credit hours)
Complete an additional six credit hours in Math, and/or Computer Science, and/or
GEOG/SOC 323 Social Statistics beyond the General Education requirements.

Art Core Requirements (60 credit hours)
Art & Design (select three of the first four listed, plus ART 301)

ART 101 2-D Design 4
ART 102 Color 4
ART 103 3-D Design 4
ART 107 Drawing I 4
ART 301 Life Drawing (Required) 4
  Total Art & Design credits 16

Studio (select three of the following plus five upper division electives)
ART 205 Non-Toxic Printmaking I 4
ART 210 Photography I 4
ART 221 Beginning Fibers I 4
ART 230 Papermaking I 4
ART 241 Clay I 4
ART 251 Painting I 4
ART 261 Sculpture I 4
ART 271 Web Design & Typography 4
ART ___ Five upper division studio courses (300’s-400’s) 20
  Total Studio credits 32

Art History (select four of the following)
ART 378 History of World Art: Women in Art 3
ART 386 History of World Art: Pre-Renaissance Art 3
ART 387 History of World Art: Renaissance/Baroque 3
ART 388 History of World Art: Contemporary Art 3
ART 389 History of World Art: Mexican Art 3
ART 480 Art Workshop 3
  Total Art History credits 12
  Total Art Core Requirements 60


 

 

 

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