2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Dec 17, 2018  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog

Studio Arts, Photography Concentration (B.A.)


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Major Requirements


Students majoring in Studio Art complete a minimum of 120 credits to earn a bachelor’s degree: 49-51 credits of core courses, 28-31 elective credits, and 44-50 credits (14 courses) in their major. Students may complete major requirements with 43-49 credits if ART 202  is used to fulfill both the 3D requirement and the woodshop safety requirement. Courses and credits in Art may vary according to the student’s area of specialization. Studio Art majors may concentrate in ceramics, graphic design, painting, photography illustration or interactive media arts (IMA). All Studio Art majors are required to participate in a comprehensive portfolio review during the spring semester of the freshman year. In addition, all Studio Art majors are required to participate in the Senior Exhibition held in the Dorrance H. Hamilton Gallery during the spring semester of their final year. Although it is not part of these requirements, students who qualify may take the optional course, ART445 : Senior Honors Thesis.

Studio Art majors must complete one of the following concentrations:


All seniors take 6 additional credits from:


Extra (optional) elective course requiring faculty approval:


  • ART445: Senior Honors Thesis 3 Credit(s)
  • Although it is not part of these requirements, students who qualify can opt to produce a Senior Honors Thesis. After applying and receiving approval, students consult with faculty members and then participate in a spring Senior Honors Thesis Exhibition at the Hamilton Gallery. In addition to this senior honor thesis exhibition, students enrolled in ART445 must also participate in the regular Senior Exhibition held later in the Hamilton Gallery. Credits / Units: 3

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