2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

Major in Art (BFA)

85 credits

AHS 101 satisfies the fine arts distribution requirement in the University Core Curriculum.

Core requirements, 25 credits

ADS 1012D Foundations Studio

3

ADS 1023D Foundations Studio

3

ADS 1034D Foundations Studio

3

AFA 101Drawing Studio

3

AHS 101Introduction to Art History: Global Traditions

3

AHS 102Introduction to Art History: The Modern and Contemporary World

3

ART 100Art Orientation

1

6 credits from 200-, 300-, and 400-level AHS courses

6

Total Credit Hours:25

Complete one professional concentration:

Animation, 60 credits

AFA 202Drawing: The Figure

3

AFA 211Painting: Introduction

3

ART 210Animation: Introduction to 3D

3

ART 211Traditional Animation

3

ART 311Animation: 3D Modeling, Texturing, Lighting, and Rendering

3

ART 312Animation: 3D Animation, Rigging, and Simulation

3

ART 313Animation: Specialty

3

ART 314Animation: Experimental Techniques

3

ART 315Animation: Character Design

3

ART 316Animation: Storyboarding

3

ART 411Animation: Pre-Production

3

ART 412Animation: Compositing and Motion Graphics

3

ART 414Animation: Production

3

ART 490Animation: Senior Project

3

3 credits from

ACR 211Ceramics: Introduction

3

ACR 221Metals: Introduction

3

ACR 231Glass: Introduction

3

ACR 233Glass: Introduction to Kiln Sculpting

3

AFA 221Sculpture: Introduction

3

6 credits from

AFA 301Drawing: Point of View

3

AFA 302Drawing: Narrative and Metaphor

3

AFA 303Drawing: Intermediate Figure

3

AFA 304Drawing: Experimental Figure

3

AFA 312Painting: The Figure

3

AFA 314Painting: Materials and Strategies

3

AFA 315Painting: Narrative

3

9 credits from art studio electives

Ceramics, 63 credits

ACR 211Ceramics: Introduction

3

ACR 221Metals: Introduction

3

ACR 231Glass: Introduction

3

ACR 312Ceramics: Throwing 1

3

ACR 313Ceramics: Hand Building 1

3

ACR 314Ceramics: Throwing 2

3

ACR 315Ceramics: Hand Building 2

3

ACR 316Ceramics: Glaze and Kiln Technology

3

ACR 416Ceramics: Throwing 3

3

ACR 417Ceramics: Hand Building 3

3

ACR 418Ceramics: Senior Project

3

ACR 437Professional Practices for the 3D Artist

3

AFA 221Sculpture: Introduction

3

ART 200Introduction to Computer Art

3

Select one course from the following areas

AFA 202Drawing: The Figure

3

AFA 211Painting: Introduction

3

AFA 231Printmaking: Introduction

3

ART 231Photography: Black and White Darkroom

3

ART 234Intermedia: Experimental Video

3

ART 301Digital Fabrication

3

Select two courses from two different areas

ACR 224Metals: Introduction to Enameling

3

ACR 233Glass: Introduction to Kiln Sculpting

3

ACR 322Metals: Metalsmithing and Die Forming

3

ACR 323Metals: Casting

3

ACR 325Metals: Fabrication Techniques

3

ACR 331Glass: Special Topics

3

ACR 332Glass: Blowing

3

AFA 322Sculpture: Additive and Subtractive Processes

3

AFA 323Sculpture: Introduction to Casting

3

AFA 324Sculpture: Wood

3

9 credits from art studio electives

Total Credit Hours:85

Drawing, 60 credits

AFA 202Drawing: The Figure

3

AFA 211Painting: Introduction

3

AFA 217Painting: Watercolor

3

AFA 221Sculpture: Introduction

3

AFA 231Printmaking: Introduction

3

AFA 405Drawing: Advanced Topics

3

AFA 406Drawing: Independent Directions

3

AFA 487Drawing: Senior Project

3

ART 200Introduction to Computer Art

3

9 credits from

AFA 301Drawing: Point of View

3

AFA 302Drawing: Narrative and Metaphor

3

AFA 303Drawing: Intermediate Figure

3

AFA 304Drawing: Experimental Figure

3

3 credits from

AFA 312Painting: The Figure

3

AFA 313Painting: Concepts and Contexts

3

AFA 314Painting: Materials and Strategies

3

AFA 315Painting: Narrative

3

3 credits from

ACR 211Ceramics: Introduction

3

ACR 221Metals: Introduction

3

ACR 231Glass: Introduction

3

ACR 233Glass: Introduction to Kiln Sculpting

3

3 credits from

ART 231Photography: Black and White Darkroom

3

ART 234Intermedia: Experimental Video

3

3 credits from

AFA 341Printmaking: Intaglio 1

3

AFA 351Printmaking: Lithography 1

3

12 credits from art studio electives

Total Credit Hours:85

Glass, 60 credits

ACR 211Ceramics: Introduction

3

ACR 221Metals: Introduction

3

ACR 231Glass: Introduction

3

ACR 233Glass: Introduction to Kiln Sculpting

3

ACR 331Glass: Special Topics

3

ACR 332Glass: Blowing

3

ACR 333Glass: Casting

3

ACR 334Glass: Cold Working

3

ACR 335Glass: Advanced Studio

3

ACR 436Glass: Advanced Problems

3

ACR 438Glass: Senior Project

3

AFA 221Sculpture: Introduction

3

ART 200Introduction to Computer Art

3

3 credits from

ACR 369Craft Internship

1 TO 3

ACR 437Professional Practices for the 3D Artist

3

Select two courses from the following areas

AFA 202Drawing: The Figure

3

AFA 211Painting: Introduction

3

AFA 231Printmaking: Introduction

3

ART 231Photography: Black and White Darkroom

3

ART 234Intermedia: Experimental Video

3

ART 301Digital Fabrication

3

Select two courses from two different areas

ACR 224Metals: Introduction to Enameling

3

ACR 312Ceramics: Throwing 1

3

ACR 313Ceramics: Hand Building 1

3

ACR 322Metals: Metalsmithing and Die Forming

3

ACR 323Metals: Casting

3

ACR 325Metals: Fabrication Techniques

3

AFA 322Sculpture: Additive and Subtractive Processes

3

AFA 323Sculpture: Introduction to Casting

3

AFA 324Sculpture: Wood

3

6 credits from art studio electives

Total Credit Hours:85

Metals, 60 credits

ACR 211Ceramics: Introduction

3

ACR 221Metals: Introduction

3

ACR 224Metals: Introduction to Enameling

3

ACR 231Glass: Introduction

3

ACR 322Metals: Metalsmithing and Die Forming

3

ACR 323Metals: Casting

3

ACR 325Metals: Fabrication Techniques

3

ACR 426Metals: New Technologies

3

ACR 427Metals: Advanced Studio Problems

3

ACR 428Metals: Senior Project

3

ACR 437Professional Practices for the 3D Artist

3

AFA 221Sculpture: Introduction

3

ART 200Introduction to Computer Art

3

ART 301Digital Fabrication

3

Select one course from the following areas

AFA 202Drawing: The Figure

3

AFA 211Painting: Introduction

3

AFA 231Printmaking: Introduction

3

ART 231Photography: Black and White Darkroom

3

ART 234Intermedia: Experimental Video

3

Select two courses from two different areas

ACR 233Glass: Introduction to Kiln Sculpting

3

ACR 312Ceramics: Throwing 1

3

ACR 313Ceramics: Hand Building 1

3

ACR 331Glass: Special Topics

3

ACR 332Glass: Blowing

3

AFA 322Sculpture: Additive and Subtractive Processes

3

AFA 323Sculpture: Introduction to Casting

3

AFA 324Sculpture: Wood

3

9 credits from art studio electives

Total Credit Hours:85

Painting, 54 credits

AFA 202Drawing: The Figure

3

AFA 211Painting: Introduction

3

AFA 217Painting: Watercolor

3

AFA 221Sculpture: Introduction

3

AFA 231Printmaking: Introduction

3

AFA 313Painting: Concepts and Contexts

3

AFA 314Painting: Materials and Strategies

3

AFA 416Painting: Advanced Studio Practice

3

AFA 417Painting: Independent Directions

3

AFA 489Painting: Senior Project

3

ART 200Introduction to Computer Art

3

3 credits from

AFA 312Painting: The Figure

3

AFA 315Painting: Narrative

3

3 credits from

AFA 316Painting: Special Topics

3

AFA 317Painting: Encaustics

3

3 credits from

AFA 301Drawing: Point of View

3

AFA 302Drawing: Narrative and Metaphor

3

AFA 303Drawing: Intermediate Figure

3

AFA 304Drawing: Experimental Figure

3

3 credits from

AFA 341Printmaking: Intaglio 1

3

AFA 351Printmaking: Lithography 1

3

AFA 361Printmaking: Relief 1

3

AFA 371Printmaking: Serigraphy 1

3

3 credits from

ACR 211Ceramics: Introduction

3

ACR 221Metals: Introduction

3

ACR 231Glass: Introduction

3

ACR 233Glass: Introduction to Kiln Sculpting

3

3 credits from

ART 231Photography: Black and White Darkroom

3

ART 234Intermedia: Experimental Video

3

9 credits from art studio electives

Total Credit Hours:85

Photography and intermedia arts, 60 credits

ART 200Introduction to Computer Art

3

ART 231Photography: Black and White Darkroom

3

ART 232Photography: Darkroom to Digital

3

ART 233Photography: Fine Art Digital Imaging

3

ART 234Intermedia: Experimental Video

3

ART 322Intermedia: Space and Time

3

ART 330Photography: Color

3

ART 332Photography: Special Topics

3

ART 480Senior Project in Photography and Intermedia Art

3

AFA 202Drawing: The Figure

3

AFA 211Painting: Introduction

3

AFA 221Sculpture: Introduction

3

AFA 231Printmaking: Introduction

3

9 credits from art studio electives

Complete one concentration, 12 credits

Concentration 1: Photography
ART 323Intermedia: Special Topics

3

or

ART 333Photography: Fine Art Digital Imaging 2

3

ART 331Photography: Lighting Equipment and Techniques

3

ART 433Photography: Directions

3

ART 434Photography: Advanced Directions

3

Concentration 2: Intermedia arts
AFA 322Sculpture: Additive and Subtractive Processes

3

ART 333Photography: Fine Art Digital Imaging 2

3

or

Studio elective 3

3

ART 323Intermedia: Special Topics

3

ART 424Intermedia: Advanced Problems

3

Total Credit Hours:85

Printmaking, 60 credits

AFA 202Drawing: The Figure

3

AFA 211Painting: Introduction

3

AFA 217Painting: Watercolor

3

AFA 221Sculpture: Introduction

3

AFA 231Printmaking: Introduction

3

AFA 341Printmaking: Intaglio 1

3

AFA 342Printmaking: Intaglio 2

3

AFA 351Printmaking: Lithography 1

3

AFA 352Printmaking: Lithography 2

3

AFA 361Printmaking: Relief 1

3

AFA 371Printmaking: Serigraphy 1

3

AFA 443Printmaking: Intaglio 3

3

AFA 453Printmaking: Lithography 3

3

AFA 493Printmaking: Senior Project

3

ART 200Introduction to Computer Art

3

3 credits from

AFA 301Drawing: Point of View

3

AFA 302Drawing: Narrative and Metaphor

3

AFA 303Drawing: Intermediate Figure

3

AFA 304Drawing: Experimental Figure

3

3 credits from

ACR 211Ceramics: Introduction

3

ACR 221Metals: Introduction

3

ACR 231Glass: Introduction

3

ACR 233Glass: Introduction to Kiln Sculpting

3

9 credits from art studio electives

Total Credit Hours:85

Sculpture, 54 credits

ACR 211Ceramics: Introduction

3

ACR 221Metals: Introduction

3

ACR 231Glass: Introduction

3

ACR 437Professional Practices for the 3D Artist

3

AFA 221Sculpture: Introduction

3

AFA 322Sculpture: Additive and Subtractive Processes

3

AFA 323Sculpture: Introduction to Casting

3

AFA 324Sculpture: Wood

3

AFA 325Sculpture: Casting and Mold Making

3

AFA 426Sculpture: Advanced Problems

3

AFA 491Sculpture: Senior Project

3

ART 200Introduction to Computer Art

3

Select two courses (6 credits) from

AFA 202Drawing: The Figure

3

AFA 211Painting: Introduction

3

AFA 231Printmaking: Introduction

3

ART 231Photography: Black and White Darkroom

3

Select one course (3 credits) from

ART 234Intermedia: Experimental Video

3

ART 301Digital Fabrication

3

Select two courses from two different areas

ACR 224Metals: Introduction to Enameling

3

ACR 233Glass: Introduction to Kiln Sculpting

3

ACR 312Ceramics: Throwing 1

3

ACR 313Ceramics: Hand Building 1

3

ACR 322Metals: Metalsmithing and Die Forming

3

ACR 323Metals: Casting

3

ACR 325Metals: Fabrication Techniques

3

ACR 331Glass: Special Topics

3

ACR 332Glass: Blowing

3

9 credits from art studio electives

Total Credit Hours:85

Visual Communication, 60 credits

ADS 200Design: Computer for Visual Communication/Graphic Design

3

ADS 241Design: Introduction to Typography and Tools

3

ADS 242Design: Introduction to Design Systems and Practices

3

ADS 301Web Design: Coding for Designers

3

ADS 341Design: Advanced Practices 1

3

ADS 342Design: Advanced Practices 2

3

ADS 441Design: Research and Professional Practices

3

ADS 442Design: Senior Project and Portfolio

3

ADS 443Design: Special Topics

3 TO 9

AFA 231Printmaking: Introduction

3

AHS 310History of Visual Communication

3

ART 231Photography: Black and White Darkroom

3

6 credits from

ADS 302Web Design: Frameworks, Libraries and Interactivity

3

ART 233Photography: Fine Art Digital Imaging

3

ART 234Intermedia: Experimental Video

3

ART 301Digital Fabrication

3

3 credits from

ADS 471Design: Practicum

3

ADS 480Design: Senior Thesis

3

ART 369School of Art Internship

3

3 credits from

AFA 341Printmaking: Intaglio 1

3

AFA 351Printmaking: Lithography 1

3

AFA 361Printmaking: Relief 1

3

AFA 371Printmaking: Serigraphy 1

3

3 credits from

ACR 211Ceramics: Introduction

3

ACR 221Metals: Introduction

3

ACR 231Glass: Introduction

3

ACR 233Glass: Introduction to Kiln Sculpting

3

AFA 221Sculpture: Introduction

3

9 credits from art studio electives

Total Credit Hours:85