BA in Drawing

Learning Outcomes

  • Explore the possibilities and limitations of drawing approaches/media. Illustrate personal progress in technical skills.
  • Develop a continuing refinement of personal iconography and symbolism. Demonstrate self-developed content within compositions.
  • Use drawing/ design skills and principles in reference to contemporary thought and Develop solutions to design problems.
  • Use gesture, contour and structural drawing skills to develop figure drawings.
  • Master conceptual and technical approaches to drawing. Refine skills needed to work from concept to finished work.
  • Analyze acquired knowledge of the history of drawing.

Learning Environment

Drawing student

Curriculum

First Year
FALL
ART A105 - Beginning Drawing
ART A111 - Two Dimensional Design
ART A113 - Three Dimensional Design
ENGL A111 - Methods of Written Communication
MATH - Quantitative Skills
SPRING
ART A205 - Intermediate Drawing
ART - Beginning 2D/3D Studio
ENGL - 200 Level Written Communications
COMM - Oral Communications
GER - Natural Sciences with Lab 
Second Year
FALL
ART A261 - History of World Art I
ART - Beginning 2D/3D Studio
ART A203 - Introduction to Art Education
GER - ANTH A250
GER/CAS - HIST A101
SPRING
ART A262 - History of World Art II
ART - Beginning 2D/3D Studio
ART A307- Life Drawing & Composition I
GER/CAS - American Culture
GER/CAS - HIST A102
Third Year
FALL
ART - A305/A307 or A407
PHIL A401 - Aesthetics
Major Elective - U.D. Non-Art
Major Elective - Art/Non-Art U.D. Elective
GER/CAS - Introduction to Literature
SPRING
ART - Secondary Emphasis/U.D. Studio
Major Elective - U.D. Non-Art
Major Elective - Art/Non-Art U.D. Elective
GER/CAS - Natural Sciences
GER/CAS - Ways of Knowing
Fourth Year
FALL
ART - U.D. Art History
ART - Secondary Emphasis/U.D. Studio
ART A491 - Senior Seminar
GER/CAS - Fine Arts
Elective - Non-Art
SPRING
ART - U.D. Art History
ART - A307 or A405/A407
GER/CAS - Social Behavior
Elective - U.D/Non-U.D. Non-Art
Elective - Non-Art
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