Undergraduate Catalog

B.A. in Art and Media Design

Summary of Requirements


2020-2021
General Studies 37
Pre-Major Courses 6
Major and Related Courses 45
Major Concentration Elective Courses 9
Free Elective Courses 23-26
TOTAL 120

Required pre-major courses 6 hours

ART 140Art History

3

ART 150Fundamentals of Design in Art

3

Students formally apply to the major program upon completion of these courses.

Required art and media design major courses 45 hours

ART 131Beginning Photography

3

ART 135Digital Media I

3

ART 160Design I

3

ART 170Introduction to Drawing

3

ART 219Modern Art

3

ART 224Digital Media II

3

ART 255Digital Photography

3

ART 260Design II

3

ART 270Typography

3

ART 290Web Design I

3

ART 390Web Design II

3

ART 490Senior Studio

3

ART 491Portfolio/Senior Exhibit

3

ART 492Internship

3

ART 495Special Topics

1-5

Required concentration elective courses 9 hours

Choose one of the following areas of concentration:

Concentration in Art History 9 hours

ART 222Caves to Computers: The Evolution of the Graphic Arts

3

ART 251Women in Art

3

ART 450Studies in Art History: [Medium to be specified]

3

ART 450:

1. Topic to be specified

2. Students may take this course two times as topics change.

Concentration in Digital Media 9 hours

ART 236Robotics and Interactivity

3

ART 342Advanced Digital Media

3

ART 495Special Topics

1-5

Concentration in Graphic Design 9 hours

ART 361Advanced Design

3

ART 392Studies in Graphic Design

3

ART 440Production Design

3

Concentration in Photography 9 hours

ART 232Intermediate Photography

3

ART 363Photojournalism

3

ART 460Studies in Photography: [Medium to be specified]

3

Concentration in Studio Art 9 hours

Choose three courses:

ART 126Ceramics: Basic Hand-Building Techniques

3

ART 220Beginning Painting

3

ART 222Caves to Computers: The Evolution of the Graphic Arts

3

ART 227Ceramics: Advanced Hand-Building and Wheel

3

ART 350Studies in Drawing: [Medium to be specified]

3

ART 360Studies in Sculpture: [Medium to be specified]

3

ART 370Studies in Printmaking: [Medium to be specified]

3

ART 426Studies in Ceramics: [Medium to be specified]

3

ART 470Studies in Painting: [Medium to be specified]

3

ART 350, ART 370, ART 426 and ART 470: Medium to be specified

Recommended free elective courses:

COM 150Introduction to Communication

3

COM 290Public Presentations

3

ITS 110Programming Fundamentals

3

THE 101Visual Gestural Communication

3