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Fine Art MAJOR

Develop perceptional and conceptual skills in order to express artistic ideas based on personal goals. Move from introductory to advanced level courses in drawing, painting, photography, film, printmaking or 3-D sculpture, ceramics, stained glass, jewelry design, and concentrate in one or more of these areas. A Fine Art graduate will have the necessary skills to begin a career as a fine artist; to work in galleries, fine art studios, as an artist assistant, or can branch out in an entrepreneurial venture. 

First Year Foundation Requirements

CORE CURRICULUM HOURS 900 Clock Hours

FD 106A               Anatomy I & II                                                                   90
AH 160                 Art History                                                                           90
FD 120                  Color I & II                                                                           90
FD 180                  Drawing I                                                                             90
FD 103                  Design I & II                                                           90
FD 108                  Intro to Graphic Design                                                   90
FD 101                  Life Drawing                                                                        90
FD 135                  Painting & Rendering                                                       90

 

ELECTIVES*

FS 127                   Ceramics                                                                         90
PH 101                  Digital Photography                                                         90
EL 275                   Printmaking                                                                       90
IL  348                   Cartooning                                                                        90

FOUNDATION HOURS                                                                    900 Clock Hours

Requirements In the Major of Fine Art

CORE CURRICULUM

FA 201                  Life Drawing                                                                      90
FA 280 Advanced Drawing 90
GD 214                 Adobe Photoshop                                                          90
IL 293                    Digital Painting                                                          90
FA 232                  Waterworks                                                       45
FS 226 Sculpture 45
FA 310 Portraiture                                                              90
FP 261 Abstract Painting 90
GR 302P               Portfolio                                                                        90
GR 302B               The Business of Art                                                     45

Total Hours 855

RECOMMENDED ELECTIVES
GD 218                 Typography                                                                    45
FS 127 Ceramics 90
IL 290                   Fantasy Art                                               90
IL 348 Cartooning 90
GD 215 Adobe InDesign 90
IL 222                    Children’s Book Illustration                                         90
GD 219 Website Design                                                             45
EL 275 Printmaking 45
IL 245                    Control Color Palette                                                  90
PH 170 Digital Photography 45
IL 270                   Steampunk                                               45
IL 287                    Editorial Illustration                                                 90
FS 205 Jewelry Design 45
IL 237\8                Mediums & Techniques                                              45
EL 330 Urban Art 45
IL 345                    Advanced Illustration                                                  90

TOTAL IN MAJOR 1755

FREE ELECTIVES 945

TOTAL FOR PROGRAM 2700 Clock Hours