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Graphic Design Program

Department of Art, Theatre and Dance

Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) Degree 

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Art Core Requirements (studio art and graphic design)

Foundation

  • ARTS 1303, 1304, 1311, 1312, 1316, 1317.

Intermediate

  • Studio Art—select 18 semester hours from ARTS 2313, 2323, (2316 or 2366), 2326, 2333, 2341, 2346, 2375 and 2377.
  • Graphic Design—18 semester hours of ARTS 2313, 2323, 2333, 2378, (2316 or 2366); (2326, 2341, 2346 or 2376).

Studio Art

  • 18 semester hours in major studio area, including six semester hours of ARTS 4394.
  • Nine semester hours in minor studio area or in graphic design.
  • Nine semester hours in advanced art history.
  • Three semester hours each of aesthetics and professional practices.
  • Six semester hours of art electives.

Graphic Design

  • 15 hours graphic design major: ARTS 3313, 4313, 3378, 3379, 4379 (an additional six hours are taken in the Intermediate Core for a total of 21 hours in graphic design).
  • Six hours B.F.A. Senior Project: ARTS 4394.
  • Nine hours computer art: ARTS 2377, 3377, 4377.
  • Nine hours art history: ARTS 4371.
  • Nine hours art electives.

Studio Art Honors Requirements

  • ARTS 4394 and six hours from ENGL 3342, HIST 2370 or 3332 or 3336, MCOM 2375, THRE 4361 or 4362.

Major in Graphic Design (Major Code: 208)

University Core Curriculum Requirements

Refer to the “University Core Curriculum” section of the catalog.

Graphic Design Honors Requirements

  • ARTS 4394 and six hours from ENGL 3342, HIST 2370 or 3332 or 3336, MCOM 2375, THRE 4361 or 4362.
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