B.F.A. in painting

Available at:  
- Atlanta
- Hong Kong
- Savannah

Foundation studies: 35 hours

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

General education: 65 hours

  • ARTH 100 Survey of Western Art I
  • ARTH 110 Survey of Western Art II
  • ARTH 207 20th-century Art
  • CMPA 100 Survey of Computer Art Applications†
  • CMPA 110 Advanced Survey of Computer Art Applications†
  • COMM 105 Speaking of Ideas
  • ENGL 123 Composition
  • PHIL 301 Aesthetics‡
  • — ARLH or ARTH elective
  • — ARLH or ARTH elective
  • — ARLH or ARTH elective‡
  • — ENGL elective
  • — General education elective§
  • — Mathematics/natural sciences elective§
  • — Social/behavioral sciences elective§

Major curriculum: 60 hours

  • CLC 580 Collaboration#
  • PNTG 203 Oil-based Media Exploration
  • PNTG 206 Water-based Media Exploration
  • PNTG 302 Intermediate Painting
  • PNTG 310 Life Painting
  • PNTG 312 Mixed Media¶
  • PNTG 319 Painting Materials and Techniques¶
  • PNTG 401 Alternative Media Exploration
  • PNTG 409 Advanced Painting
  • PNTG 415 Painting Senior Seminar
  • SFIN 413 Professional Practices in Fine Arts
  • — PNTG elective#
  • — PNTG elective
  • — PNTG elective

Additional electives: 20 hours

  • — Free elective
  • — Free elective
  • — Studio elective
  • — Studio elective

Total course of study: 180 hours

* Choose one of the following: CERA 125 Ceramics I: Understanding Materials and Techniques, PHOT 113 Photographic Foundations I, PRMK 200 Introduction to Printmaking, PRMK 202 Etching I: Experimenting with Plate Materials, PRMK 203 Lithography I: Plate and Stone or SCPT 110 Sculptural Practices I: Fabrication and Materials.
† Choose one of these two courses.
‡ Choose one of these two courses.
§ Consult the general education and mathematics competency requirements.
# Choose one course.
¶ Choose one of these two courses.
Consult your faculty adviser in selecting elective courses.
Course numbers and titles are subject to change.