Art - Studio Arts Course Plan

Catalog Year 2016-2017

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Major Requirement

Must be taken to fulfill major requirements.

Major Elective

Must be taken to fulfill major requirements, or replaced with an equivalent course.

Gen-Ed Requirement

Must be taken to fulfill general education requirements.

Elective

Can be chosen from a selection of courses.

See MyGFU for detailed academic requirements.

First Year

Fall Semester

Basic Design 2-D (ARTS 101) 3 credits
Drawing I (ARTS 111) 3 credits
Art History to 1450 (ARTS 216) 3 credits
Professional Networking (ARTS 105) 1 credits
Knowing and Being Known (LIBA 100) 3 credits
History/Politics GE Requirement (HIST 110 recommended) 3 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 16 credits

Spring Semester

Basic Design 3-D (ARTS 102) 3 credits
Drawing II (ARTS 112) 3 credits
Art History from 1450 (ARTS 217 ) 3 credits
Professional Networking (ARTS 105) 1 credits
Bible Survey (BIBL 100) 3 credits
Introduction to Communication (COMM 100) 3 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 32 credits

Second Year

Fall Semester

Studio Requirement (ARTS 2XX) 3 credits
Studio Requirement (ARTS 2XX) 3 credits
Professional Networking (ARTS 105) 1 credits
History and Theology of Christianity (RELI 300) 3 credits
Social Science GE Requirement 3 credits
MATH GE Requirement 3 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 48 credits

Spring Semester

Studio Requirement (ARTS 2XX/3XX) 3 credits
Topics in Art History (ARTS 355) 3 credits
Professional Networking 1 credits
Natural Science GE Requirement 4 credits
Literature and Philosophy (HUMA 205) 3 credits
Lifelong Fitness (HHPA 120) 2 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 64 credits

Third Year

Fall Semester

Studio Requirement (ARTS 3XX) 3 credits
Studio Requirement 3 credits
Contemporary Art Forms (ARTS 384 ) 3 credits
Professional Networking (ARTS 305) 1 credits
BIBL GE Requirement 3 credits
Art, Beauty, and Truth (HUMA 290) 3 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 80 credits

Spring Semester

Studio Requirement (ARTS 3XX) 3 credits
Twentieth Century Art (ARTS 382) 3 credits
Professional Networking (ARTS 305) 1 credits
Studio Elective (additional recommended by Dept.) 3 credits
Intercultural GE Requirement 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 96 credits

Fourth Year

Fall Semester

Art and Christ (ARTS 460) 3 credits
Senior Thesis (ARTS 491) 1.5 credits
Professional Networking (ARTS 305) 1 credits
Studio Elective (additional recommended by Dept.) 3 credits
Christianity and Culture (LIBA 400) 3 credits
Suggested Elective: Developing Professional Identity (GEED 217) 1 credits
Elective 3 credits
Semester Total 15.5 credits
Cumulative Total 111.5 credits

Spring Semester

Senior Thesis (ARTS 492) 1.5 credits
Professional Networking (ARTS 305) 1 credits
Studio Elective (additional recommended by Dept.) 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Semester Total 14.5 credits
Cumulative Total 126.0 credits

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