Painting B.F.A.

Painting

Degrees

Bachelor of Fine Arts

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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 Speech and Public Speaking
  • 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

  • PNTG 203 Oil-based Media Exploration
  • PNTG 206 Water-based Media Exploration
  • PNTG 302 Intermediate Painting
  • PNTG 310 Life Painting
  • PNTG 312 Mixed Media II
  • PNTG 319 Painting Materials and Techniques II
  • 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 Introduction to Ceramics, PHOT 113 Photographic Foundations I, PRMK 200 Introduction to Printmaking, PRMK 202 Introduction to Etching, PRMK 203 Introduction to Lithography or SCPT 110 Beginning Sculptural Practices I.
† Choose one of these two courses.
‡ Choose one of these two courses.
§ Consult the general education and mathematics competency requirements.
II Choose one of these two courses.
Consult your faculty adviser in selecting elective courses.
Course numbers and titles are subject to change.