Studio Art Bachelor of Arts
Offered by Department of Art and Design
|Foundational Requirements (LOPERs 1-4)||12|
|Broad Knowledge Requirements (LOPERs 5-8)||12|
|Dispositional Requirements (LOPERs 9-10) 1||6|
|Wellness (LOPER 11) Optional||0|
|BA Language requirement|
|Complete all required courses 2||6|
|Complete all required courses||36|
|Minor or 2nd Major|
|Complete all required courses 3||24|
|Needed to reach 120 credit hour minimum||24|
|Total Credit Hours||120|
After having completed all of these classes; ART 102, 105, 118, 211, 221, or their transferred equivalents, every student pursuing a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in Studio Art, a BFA in Visual Communication & Design (VCD), or a Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Art Education is required to participate in the SPR. Each student must pass the SPR in order to be allowed to register for junior level courses and continue in the programs listed above. A student pursuing a BA in Studio Art, or only an art minor, is exempt from the SPR but will be blocked from enrollment in certain junior level art courses until a permit is requested and issued from the department chair. Students who fail the SPR a second time are ineligible to continue pursuing a BFA in Studio Art or VCD, or a BA in Art Education. The SPR must be submitted online and contain ten pieces of artwork and a thesis paper.
|Studio Art Foundation Requirements|
|ART 102||Drawing I||3|
|ART 105||Graphic Media||3|
|ART 118||Color and Design||3|
|ART 211||3-D Design||3|
|ART 221||Art History Survey I||3|
|ART 222||Art History Survey II||3|
|Take 3 Hours from the following||3|
|Studio Art Studio Requirements|
|Select 12 credit hours of the following:||12|
|Water Based Media|
|Introduction to Design|
|Printmaking I-Intaglio and Relief|
|Design Illustration I|
|Photography: Analog Processes|
|Photography: Artificial Lighting|
|Art, Activism, & Social Movements|
|Scientific Study of Art|
|Photography and Cultural Change|
|Advanced Illustration - Advertising Illustration|
|Individual Problems in Art 4|
|Total Credit Hours||36|
Designated courses with the appropriate content may be approved to satisfy one of the Broad Knowledge requirements plus LOPER 9 or Broad Knowledge plus LOPER 10. Courses may be approved to satisfy LOPER 9 or LOPER 10 alone. (Courses satisfying LOPER 9 or LOPER 10 alone must be 3 credit hours.) Students applying this option will need to take additional hours in other categories to meet the required GS hours.
For specific language requirements see #2 of Bachelor of Arts Degree requirements.
A minor or second major is required for a complete degree program. The number of required electives needed to reach 120 total credit hours overall will depend upon the specific program chosen.
Students may take a maximum of 3 credit hours.