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Studio Art Option

Associate in Fine Arts

The Associate in Fine Arts Degree - Studio Art is designed for students who plan to transfer to a university or art school and major in art or design. This degree focuses on art foundation classes and general education requirements that will transfer to other institutions. Check with the university or art school you plan to attend for more details. See an art advisor to choose the courses that are best for your career track and educational goals.

Studio Art
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Degree Information

  • Credit Hours: 63
  • Contact Hours: 94

Recommended Math Pathway: STEM

Writing Requirements: ENGL-101 and ENGL-102

Degree Pathway

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours Contact Hours
Year One
Fall
ART.-131Drawing I 36
ART.-141Basic Two Dimensional Design 36
PSYC 281
   or
SOCY-191
General Psychology
   or
Introduction to Sociology
3
   or
3
3
   or
3
ENGL-101English Composition I 33
MATH-115*
   or
MATH-120*
Foundations of Mathematics II
   or
Intermediate Algebra
4
   or
4
4
   or
4
Total 1622
Winter
ART.-112Art History Survey Renaissance to Modern 44
ART.-132Drawing II 36
ART.-142Basic Three-Dimensional Design 36
ART.-145Introduction to Digital Design 36
ENGL-102English Composition II 33
Total 1625
Spring / Summer
ANTH-211**
   or
PSCN-170**
Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
   or
Introduction to American Goverment
3
   or
3
3
   or
3
Choose one of the following:
ART.-261**Painting I 36
ART.-262**Painting III 36
ART.-263**Painting III 36
ART.-264**Painting IV 36
ART.-271**Sculpture I 36
ART.-272**Sculpture II 36
ART.-273**Sculpture III 36
ART.-274**Sculpture I 36
ART.-281**Ceramics I 36
ART.-282**Ceramics II 36
ART.-283**Ceramics III 36
ART.-284**Ceramics IV 36
PHOT-180**Basic Photography 33
PHOT-182**Introduction to Light and Color 34
ART.221**Screen Printing I 36
ART.222**Screen Printing II 36
ART.259**Conceptual Book Design 36
Total 69
Year Two
Fall
ART.-111Art History Survey Prehistoric to 14C 44
ART.-135Figure Drawing 36
ART.-190Foundations Portfolio 11
Choose one of the following:
ART.-235Printmaking I 36
ART.-236Printmaking II 36
ART.-237Printmaking III 36
ART.-238Printmaking IV 36
ART.-242Corporate ID & Promo Design 36
ART.-261Painting I 36
ART.-262Painting III 36
ART.-263Painting III 36
ART.-264Painting IV 36
ART.-271Sculpture I 36
ART.-272Sculpture II 36
ART.-273Sculpture III 36
ART.-274Sculpture I 36
ART.-281Ceramics I 36
ART.-282Ceramics II 36
ART.-283Ceramics III 36
ART.-284Ceramics IV 36
Choose one of the following:
ASTR-117
  and
ASTR-117L
Solar System
  and
Solar System Lab
4
  and
0
4
  and
2
ASTR-118
  and
ASTR-118L
Stellar Astronomy
  and
Stellar Astronomy Lab
4
  and
0
4
  and
2
Total 1523
Winter
COMM-131Fundamentals of Public Speaking 33
BIOL-107
  and
BIOL-107L
General Biology
  and
General Biology lab
4
  and
0
4
  and
2
choose***
ART.-235Printmaking I 36
ART.-236Printmaking II 36
ART.-237Printmaking III 36
ART.-238Printmaking IV 36
ART.-261Painting I 36
ART.-262Painting III 36
ART.-263Painting III 36
ART.-264Painting IV 36
ART.-271Sculpture I 36
ART.-272Sculpture II 36
ART.-273Sculpture III 36
ART.-274Sculpture I 36
ART.-281Ceramics I 36
ART.-282Ceramics II 36
ART.-283Ceramics III 36
ART.-284Ceramics IV 36
PHOT-180Basic Photography 33
PHOT-182Introduction to Light and Color 34
ART.-133Basic Illustration 36
ART.-146Typography 36
ART.-231Advanced Drawing 36
Total 1015
Notes
*Or Test out by placing into MATH-130
** Spring
*** Students must complete a total of nine credit hours of advanced studio courses
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October 13, 2016
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