Academic Catalog

Studio Art, Bachelor of Arts

College: College of Liberal Arts
Department: Visual, Performing, and Media Arts
Student Type: Traditional Undergraduate
Degree: Bachelor of Arts
Campus: Lisle Campus

Requirements - Major

The Studio Art major must complete the following courses with a “C” or better:

FNAR 1101Fundamentals of Design3
or FNAR 1105 Fundamentals of Design: Computer Application
FNAR 1103Three-Dimensional Design3
FNAR 2111Drawing I3
FNAR 2203Ancient and Medieval Art3
FNAR 2204Renaissance to Modern Art3
FNAR 2206Modern and Contemporary Art History3
FNAR 3210Figure Drawing3
FNAR 3211Drawing II3
FNAR 2250Oil Painting3
Select two of the following:6
Printmaking: Intaglio(Etching)
Printmaking: Relief
Printmaking: Silk-Screen
Printmaking: Lithography
FNAR 2293Digital Photography3
FNAR 2294Computer Art3
FNAR 4311Advanced Drawing3
FNAR 4350Senior Portfolio: Thesis Exhibition3
FNAR 4398Senior Seminar: Art Criticism3
Total Hours48

Medium Discipline

After the sophomore year the student will choose a medium discipline. Two courses (6 credit hours) must be taken from an artistic medium in the following selection:

FNAR 3260Intermediate Painting3
FNAR 4305Advanced Painting3
FNAR 3244Intermediate Printmaking3
FNAR 4340Advanced Printmaking3
FNAR 2295Intermediate Photography3
FNAR 4394Advanced Photography3
FNAR 3330Ceramics II3
FNAR 4330Advanced Ceramics3