Art - Studio Arts

Major: Art - Studio Arts Concentration

Catalog: 2015-2016

*See MyGFU Academic Requirements for correct list of classes to meet requirements
**Class offered on alternate years. Adjust schedule as necessary. See department advisor for additional information.
Recommended Course Schedule Guide
First Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
ARTS 101 Basic Design 2-D 3 ARTS 102 Basic Design 3-D 3
ARTS 111 Drawing I 3 ARTS 112 Drawing II 3
ARTS 216 Art History to 1450 3 ARTS 217 Art History from 1450 3
LIBA 100 Knowing and Being Known 3 BIBL 100 Bible Survey 4
WRIT 110 College Writing 3   *COMM GE Requirement 3
     
       
Total Semester Credits 15 Total Semester Credits 16
Cumulative Credits 15 Cumulative Credits 31
Second Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
 ARTS 2XX *Arts Electives (15 credits must include 3 separate studio disciplines - additional is recommended) 3  ARTS 2XX *Arts Electives (15 credits must include 3 separate studio disciplines - additional is recommended) 3
 ARTS 2XX *Arts Electives (15 credits must include 3 separate studio disciplines) 3  ARTS 355 Topics in Art History  3
 RELI 300 Christian Foundations 3   *HIST GE Requirement (HIST 110 recommended by Art department) 3
  *Social Science GE Requirement (6 sem credit hours - Art Dept recommends PSYC 150 or SOCI 150) 3   *Social Science GE Requirement (6 sem credit hours - Art Dept recommends PSYC 150 or SOCI 150) 3
  *Natural Science GE Requirement (6-8 sem credit hrs) 3   *LITR GE Requirement 3
 HHPA 120  Lifelong Fitness  2   *MATH GE Requirement 3
Total Semester Credits 17 Total Semester Credits 18
Cumulative Credits 48 Cumulative Credits 66
Third Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
ARTS 3XX *Arts Electives (15 credits must include 3 separate studio disciplines - additional is recommended) 3 ARTS 3XX *Arts Electives (15 credits must include 3 separate studio disciplines - additional is recommended) 3
ARTS 382 or ARTS 384 Twentieth-Century Art or Contemporary Art Forms (or studio elective) 3   Elective: Studio Electives (additional recommended by Dept.) 3
  *Arts Electives (15 credits must include 3 separate studio disciplines) 3   *Global and Cultural Understanding GE Requirement 3
  *Social Science GE Requirement (6 sem credit hours) 3   *Humanities GE Elective Requirement 3
  *BIBL GE Requirement 3    *Natural Science GE Requirement (6-8 sem credit hrs)  3
  *HHPA GE Requirement (activities class) 1    
Total Semester Credits 16 Total Semester Credits 15
Cumulative Credits 82 Cumulative Credits 97
Fourth Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
ARTS 491 Senior Thesis 1.5 ARTS 492 Senior Thesis 1.5
ARTS 460 Art and Christ 3   Electives: Additional Studio electives or internship recommended by Dept. 12
GEED 490 Senior Capstone 3      
  *Global and Cultural Understanding GE Requirement 3      
  Electives: Additional Studio electives or internship recommended by Dept. 8      
Total Semester Credits 14.5 Total Semester Credits 13.5
Cumulative Credits 112.5 Cumulative Credits 126
    Total Credits for Degree 126.0

NOTES:

WRIT 110 may be waived with a verbal SAT score of 670 or higher. Math requirement may be waived with a math SAT score of 600 or higher.