Studio Arts - Requirements

Studio Arts Major

For a 33-credit Studio Art major, students must satisfy the following requirements.

Complete all four foundation courses

SA 10 Foundation: Interpreting the Self (3 credits)
SA 11 Foundation: Structure, Space, and Environment (3 credits)
SA 12 Foundation: Drawing (3 credits)
SA 13 Foundation: Figure Drawing (3 credits)

Subtotal foundation credits: (12 credits)

Complete at least three of the following studio courses:

First Level
SA 105 Color Workshop (3 credits)
SA 130 Painting I (3 credits)
SA 131 Photographic and Digital Techniques in Printmaking (3 credits)
SA 132 Sculpture I (3 credits)
SA 133 Photography I: Alternative Processes (3 credits)
SA 134 Digital Photography (3 credits)
SA 136 Investigation of Text & Image (3 credits)
SA 137 Time Arts (3 credits)
SA 138 From Drawing to Painting (3 credits)
SA 139 Watercolor (3 credits)

Second Level
SA 230 Painting II (3 credits)
SA 231 Printmaking II (3 credits)
SA 232 Sculpture II (3 credits)
SA 233 Photography II (3 credits)
SA 235 Advanced Drawing (3 credits)
Subtotal studio credits (9 credits)

Complete both capstone studios

SA 300 Junior Seminar (3 credits)
SA 301 Senior Seminar (3 credits)
Subtotal capstone studio credits (6 credits)

Complete a minimum of one course in Art History
(AH 152, AH 164, AH 165, or AH 172 is required; AH 10, AH 11, AH 12, or AH 15 is recommended ) 
Subtotal history credits (6 credits)
Total: (33 credits)

Special Topics Electives
SA 302 Independent Study (3 credits)
SA 304 Studio Internships (3 credits)

For an 18-credit Studio Art minor, students must satisfy the following requirements.

Complete three foundation studios
SA 10, SA 11 (6 credits)
and either SA 12 or SA 13 (3 credits)

Complete two advanced studio courses (6 credits)

Complete a minimum of one course in art history
AH 10, AH 11, AH 12, AH 15, AH 152, or AH 165 is recommended (3 credits)

Total: (18 credits)

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