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About Visual Arts Core Curriculum

These courses fulfill the art core requirements under the various degrees offered in the Department of Visual Arts. Each degree may have varied requirements to fulfill for that degree, please see your advisor for specific degree requirements. This list is for information purposes and is not a specific list for any one degree. More information on Core Curriculum can be found at Academic Affairs / Core Curriculum and in the General Catalog. Your academic advisor can also assist you with decisions regarding these courses in fulfilling your degree plan.

University Core Curriculum in Visual Arts

  • ART 1203. Two-Dimensional Color and Design. (ARTS 1311)
  • ART 1303. Basic Drawing. (ARTS 1316)
  • ART 1503. Introduction to Painting.
  • ART 1603. Introduction to Photography. (ARTS 2356)
  • ART 2403. Western Art History 1 Survey.
  • ART 2503. History of Art: Ancient and Primitive. (ARTS 1303)
  • ART 2513. History of Art: Medieval. (ARTS 1304)
  • ART 2713. Understanding the Arts: Visual Arts. (ARTS1301)
  • ART 3053. Global Perspectives in Art.
    (Also approved for the Global Perspectives requirement.)
  • ART 3303. North American Indian Art.
  • ART 3343. Women in the Visual Arts.
  • ART 3373. The World of the Imagination in Art, Dance & Film.
  • ART 3503. History of Art: Renaissance.
  • ART 3513. History of Art: 19th Century.
  • ART 3823. Ceramics: Hand Building.
  • ART 3833. Ceramics: Throwing.
  • ART 3843. Ceramics
  • ART 4523. History of Art: 20th Century.
  • Visual Arts Core Curriculum

    Art History

    • ART 2503. Ancient and Primitive
    • ART 2513. History of Art: Medieval
    • ART 2713. Understanding the Arts - Visual Arts
    • ART 3303. North American Indian Art
    • ART 3343. Women in the Visual Arts
    • ART 3373. The World of the Imagination in Art, Dance, and Film
    • ART 3503. History of Art: Renaissance
    • ART 3513. History of Art: 19th Century
    • ART 4073. Contemporary Issues in Art 
    • ART 4523. History of Art: 20th Century 
    • ART 4903. History of American Film Noir Pt. 2: 1959-Present

    Ceramics 

    • ART 3823. Ceramics: Handbuilding
    • ART 3833. Ceramics: Throwing
    • ART 3843. Ceramics

    Design

    • ART 1203. Two Dimensional Basic Design.
    • ART 1213. Three Dimensional Design.
    • ART 3053. Global Perspectives in Art.
      (ART 3053 also approved for the Global Perspectives requirement)

    Graphic Design

    • ART 2223. Introduction to Computer Based Art

    Painting & Drawing 

    • ART 1303. Basic Drawing
    • ART 1313. Drawing II 
    • ART 1503. Introduction to Painting
    • ART 2303. Figure Drawing
    • ART 3713. Watercolor

    Photography

    • ART 1603. Introduction to Photography
    • ART 2653. Black and White Photography

    Sculpture

    • ART 2753. Sculpture I

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