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2013-2014 Past Catalog
2021-2022 Catalog
Fine Arts: Painting, Drawing, Printmaking (Bachelor of Fine Arts)

Program Description for Fine Arts

Major: Fine Arts Concentration: Painting, Drawing, Printmaking Degree: Bachelor of Fine Arts

Prerequisites (24 credits)

Requires grades of C or above.
Note: Students should continually take art history courses with other art courses to properly prepare for the major.

ARH2050 Art History Survey I (3 Credits)

ARH2051 Art History Survey II (3 Credits)

ART1201C Two-Dimensional Design (3 Credits)

ART2203C Three-Dimensional Design (3 Credits)

Acceptable substitute: ART X202

ART1300C Drawing I (3 Credits)

ART2301C Drawing II (3 Credits)

Acceptable substitutes: ARTX330, X205, X310, X305


1000/2000 Level

  • ART
  • Art Department Strongly Recommends:
    ART 2400C Intro to Printmaking
    ART 1205C Color Theory

Major Requirements (36 credits)

Prerequisite policy: Courses must be taken in prerequisite order. Please check the catalog course descriptions for prerequisites required for each course prior to registering. If a course is a prerequisite for another, they may not be taken at the same time. Prerequisites are strictly enforced by the faculty and registrar.
First day attendance rule: Any student who misses the first day without advanced notice to the department chairperson will be administratively withdrawn from that course.

ART2330C Figure Drawing I (3 Credits)

Prereq: ART 1300C & ART 2301C

ART2500C Painting Fundamentals (3 Credits)

Prereq: one drawing course

ART3420C Lithography Printmaking I (3 Credits)

Prereq: ART 2400C

ART3442C Intaglio Printmaking I (3 Credits)

Prereq: ART 2400C

ART3504C Painting Studio (3 Credits)

Prereq: ART 2500C

ART3332C Figure Drawing II (3 Credits)

Prereq: ART 3504C

ART3560C Figurative Painting (3 Credits)

Prereq: ART 2500C & ART 3332C

ART4805C Painting and Drawing Research (3 Credits)

Prereq: ART 3332C & ART 3504C

ART4965C Fine Arts Portfolio (3 Credits)


  • ARH

Major Electives (18 credits)

SELECT 6 FROM: (3000/4000)

  • ART