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
  • — Studio elective

General education: 60 hours

  • ARTH 100 Survey of Western Art I
  • ARTH 110 Survey of Western Art II
  • ARTH 207 20th-century Art
  • BUSI 101 The Design of Business
  • 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†
  • — ENGL elective
  • — General education elective‡
  • — Mathematics/natural sciences elective‡
  • — Social/behavioral sciences elective‡

Major curriculum: 75 hours

  • CLC 580 Collaboration§
  • PNTG 203 Oil-based Techniques and Exploration
  • PNTG 206 Water-based Techniques and Exploration
  • PNTG 302 Concept and Strategies: Developing Ideas
  • PNTG 309 Abstraction: The Language of Paint
  • PNTG 345 From Wall to Space: Extended Media
  • PNTG 382 Painting the Scene: Visual Narrative and Mythmaking#
  • PNTG 384 Street Art: Responding to Place#
  • PNTG 386 Human Image: Capturing Identity and Essence#
  • PNTG 470 Painting Senior Studio I: Concept to Audience
  • PNTG 490 Painting Senior Studio II: Refining a Cohesive Body of Work
  • SFIN 220 Art of Tomorrow
  • SFIN 330 Digital Tools for Fine Arts
  • SFIN 413 Business and Professional Practices for Fine Arts
  • SFIN 415 Branding and Entrepreneurship for Fine Arts
  • SFIN 492 Exhibition Design as Practice¶
  • SFIN 494 Collaboration and Production in Creative Industries¶
  • — PNTG or SFIN elective§
  • — PNTG or SFIN elective

Additional electives: 10 hours

  • — Free elective
  • — Free elective

Total course of study: 180 hours

* Choose one of these two courses.
† Choose one course.
‡ Consult the general education and mathematics competency requirements.
§ Choose one course.
# Choose one of these three courses.
¶ Choose one of these two courses.
Consult your faculty adviser in selecting elective courses.
Course numbers and titles are subject to change.