Studio Arts - Requirements

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

Complete the Following Introductory Courses:

  • SA 11 Introduction to Sculpture (3 credits)   


Two of the Following Courses:

  • SA 12 Introduction to Drawing (3 credits)
  • SA 13 Introduction to Figure Drawing (3 credits)
  • SA 100 Experiments in Drawing (3 credits)


Complete One First Level Course:
First Level

  • SA 105 Color Workshop (3 credits)
  • SA 130 Painting I (3 credits)
  • SA 131 Printmaking I: Etching, Digital, and Photographic Techniques (3 credits)
  • SA 132 Sculpture I: Constructing Space and Environment (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)


Complete at Least Three First or Second Level Courses:
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)


Complete Both Capstone Studio Art Courses:

  • SA 300 Studio Art Seminar: Junior Project (3 credits)
  • SA 301 Studio Art Seminar: Senior Portfolio Exhibition (3 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 13, AH 14, or AH 15 is recommended


Electives:

  • SA 302 Independent Study (3 credits)
  • SA 304 Internship (3 credits)


Total: 33 Credits


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

  • Complete Three Introductory Courses:
    • SA 11 and either SA 12 or SA 13 or SA 100 (6 credits)
  • Complete One First Level Studio Art Course (3 credits)
  • Complete Two First or Second Level Studio Art Courses (6 credits)
  • Complete a Minimum of One Course in Art History (3 credits)


Total: 18 Credits

 

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