2002 - 2003 Art Program (ART)

Objectives | Program Requirements | Academic Major | Teaching Major | Academic Minor | Teaching Minor | Course Descriptions

Faculty: David Baddley, Craig Glidden, Catherine Kuzminski

Objectives

The Art Program offers an academic major and a teaching major leading to the Bachelor of Arts degree, as well as an academic minor and a teaching minor. The program provides courses for students wishing to concentrate in teaching and performance, for students with an avocational interest in performing and studio arts, and for students who plan to pursue graduate studies in art.

The program is designed to give students the skills and confidence in their abilities needed to produce works of art. To this end, students are given general knowledge about art and art history and are schooled in the techniques of drawing, painting, photography, and pottery. Students are encouraged to use and expand their imagination and to express their ideas creatively.

Program Requirements

Students must maintain a minimum 2.3 GPA in courses required for the Art major. With the approval of the instructor, students may repeat specified studio courses for additional credit.

Academic Major

Liberal Education Courses

Credit Hours

The following courses, which fulfill LE requirements, are required for the Art major:

ART 101 Beginning Drawing, LE
ART 110 Survey of Art, LE
ART 148 Fundamentals of Pottery, LE



2
3
2


Requirement Description

Credit Hours

I.

Foreign Language Requirement

8

 

Art majors must complete eight credit hours in a single foreign language.

8

II.

Lower Division Art Courses

13

 

ART 101 Beginning Drawing, LE
ART 110 Survey of Art, LE
ART 148 Fundamentals of Pottery, LE
ART 180 Photography
ART 209 Composition and Design

2
3
2
3
3

III.

Upper Division Art Courses

10

 

ART 310 Art History: Renaissance to Romanticism
ART 311 Art History: Impressionism to Contemporary
ART 375 Studio Seminar

4
4
2

IV.

Electives

20

 

Additional hours of ART course work

20

TOTAL HOURS FOR THE ACADEMIC MAJOR

51

Teaching Major

Liberal Education Courses

Credit Hours

The following courses, which fulfill LE requirements, are required for the Art major:

ART 101 Beginning Drawing, LE
ART 110 Survey of Art, LE
ART 148 Fundamentals of Pottery, LE



2
3
2


Requirement Description

Credit Hours

I.

Foreign Language Requirement

8

 

Art Teaching majors must complete eight credit hours in a single foreign language.

8

II.

Lower Division Art Courses

13

 

ART 101 Beginning Drawing, LE
ART 110 Survey of Art, LE
ART 148 Fundamentals of Pottery, LE
ART 180 Photography
ART 209 Composition and Design

2
3
2
3
3

III.

Upper Division Art Courses

12

 

ART 310 Art History: Renaissance to Romanticism
ART 311 Art History: Impressionism to Contemporary
ART 350 Methods of Teaching Art in the Secondary Schools
ART 375 Studio Seminar

4
4
2
2

IV.

Electives

20

 

Additional hours of ART course work

20

TOTAL HOURS FOR THE TEACHING MAJOR

53

Academic Minor

Requirement Description

Credit Hours

I.

Required Courses

12

 

ART 101 Beginning Drawing, LE
ART 110 Survey of Art, LE
ART 209 Composition and Design
ART 310 Art History: Renaissance to Romanticism (4)
or
ART 311 Art History: Impressionism to Contemporary (4)

2
3
3


4

II.

Electives

8

 

Additional hours of ART course work

8

TOTAL HOURS FOR THE ACADEMIC MINOR

20

Teaching Minor

Requirement Description

Credit Hours

I.

Required Courses

14

 

ART 101 Beginning Drawing, LE
ART 110 Survey of Art, LE
ART 209 Composition and Design
ART 310 Art History: Renaissance to Romanticism (4)
or
ART 311 Art History: Impressionism to Contemporary (4)
ART 350 Methods of Teaching Art in Secondary Schools

2
3
3


4
2

II.

Electives

8

 

Additional hours of ART course work

8

TOTAL HOURS FOR THE TEACHING MINOR

22