B.F.A. in painting

Available at:  
- Atlanta
- Hong Kong
- Savannah

Foundation studies: 35 hours

  • DRAW 100 Drawing I: Form and Space
  • DSGN 100 Design I: Elements and Organization
  • DRAW 101 Drawing II: Composition and Media
  • DSGN 101 Color: Theory and Application
  • DSGN 102 Design II: 3-D Form in Space
  • DRAW 200 Life Drawing I
  • Studio elective

General education: 60 hours

  • ARTH 100 Survey of Western Art I
  • Select one of these two courses:

  • CMPA 100 Survey of Computer Art Applications
  • CMPA 110 Advanced Survey of Computer Art Applications
  • BUSI 101 The Design of Business
  • COMM 105 Speaking of Ideas
  • ARTH 110 Survey of Western Art II
  • ENGL 123 Composition
  • ARTH 207 20th-century Art
  • PHIL 301 Aesthetics*
  • ARLH or ARTH elective*
  • ENGL elective
  • General education elective
  • Mathematics/natural sciences elective
  • Social/behavioral sciences elective

Major curriculum: 75 hours

  • PNTG 203 Oil-based Techniques and Exploration
  • PNTG 206 Water-based Techniques and Exploration
  • SFIN 220 Art of Tomorrow
  • PNTG 302 Concept and Strategies: Developing Ideas
  • PNTG 309 Abstraction: The Language of Paint
  • SFIN 330 Digital Tools for Fine Arts
  • PNTG 345 From Wall to Space: Extended Media
  • Select one of these three courses:

  • PNTG 382 Painting the Scene: Visual Narrative and Mythmaking
  • PNTG 384 Street Art: Responding to Place
  • PNTG 386 Human Image: Capturing Identity and Essence
  • SFIN 413 Business and Professional Practices for Fine Arts
  • SFIN 415 Branding and Entrepreneurship for Fine Arts
  • PNTG 470 Painting Senior Studio I: Concept to Audience
  • PNTG 490 Painting Senior Studio II: Refining a Cohesive Body of Work
  • Select one of these two courses:

  • SFIN 492 Exhibition Design as Practice
  • SFIN 494 Collaboration and Production in Creative Industries
  • PNTG or SFIN elective or CLC 580 Collaboration
  • PNTG or SFIN elective

Additional electives: 10 hours

  • Free elective
  • Free elective

Total course of study: 180 hours

* Select one course.