Fine Arts

Fine Arts Curriculum

Freshman Year

First Semester = 15-16 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
SLP 007CCS First Year Experience1
DFN 101Foundation Drawing I3
DFN 1163D Techniques3
DFN 1183D Design3
DFA 105Fine Arts Survey and Methods3
DEN 108The Art of Argumentation3
Second Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DFN 102Foundation Drawing II3
DFN 1172D Design3
DFN 119Digital Fundamentals3
DFA 130Introduction to Sculpture3
DFS 101Introduction to Interdisciplinary Study3

Sophomore Year

Third Semester = 18 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DFA 120Introduction to Painting3
DFA 115Introduction to Printmaking3
DFA 231Sculpture: Fabrication3
DAH 200Art & Culture: Ages of Discovery3
ChooseDAH 201Visual Narration: Asia3
OneVisual Narration: Africa/America
DEN 239Survey of World Literature3
Fourth Semester = 18 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DFA 251Experimental Painting3
DFA 215Intermediate Printmaking3
DFA 253Time and Digital Media3
DFA 245Contemporary Drawing3
DAH 218Contemporary Art and Visual Culture3
DVC 200Concepts & Methods/Visual Culture3

Junior Year

Fifth Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DFA 380Junior Studio I3
DFA - - -Fine Arts Elective3
DFA - - -Fine Arts Elective3
DAS 213Business Practices3
DNS 300Natural Science 3
Sixth Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DFA 381Junior Studio II3
DFA - - -Fine Arts Elective3
DFA - - -Fine Arts Elective3
DLE ---Liberal Arts Elective 3
DLE ---Liberal Arts Elective 3

Senior Year

Seventh Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DFA 450Senior Studio I3
DFA - - -Fine Arts Elective3
DFA - - -Fine Arts Elective3
ChooseDAH 400Art History 3
OneDVC 400Visual Culture Elective
D- - - - - Elective 3
Eighth Semester = 15 Credit Hours
EarnedCourse #Course TitleCredits
DFA 451Senior Studio II3
DFA 400Fine Arts Seminar3
DLE ---Liberal Arts Elective 3
DET BY PATH*DEN 107Writing Workshop3
DLE ---Liberal Arts Elective
D- - - - - Elective 3
DEN 107 is placed as a liberal arts elective.  English path is determined by ACT/SAT writing scores or the English Placement Exercise (EPE).
Catalog Year 18/19 Total Credits      126-127
Total credits: 127:   First Year Experience=1;   Foundations=18;   Major=60;   Liberal Arts=42;   General Elective=6