Curriculum

VISUAL ARTS EDUCATION MAJOR (K-12 Certification)
General Education Requirements

ENGL 111 College Writing I (3)
ACAF 101 Speech Communication
ACAF 102 Core II: College Writing II or ENGL 112 College Writing II (3)
ACAF 201 Core III: Foundations of Western Thought or One course from: ENGL, MUSC, VART, HIST, FORL (3)
MATH (3)
SCIENCE (3-4)
One from: Math, Science, or Computer Science (3)
Two from: Theology (6)
Two from: Philosophy (6)
HISTORY (3)
Social Science 2 courses from 2 disciplines (6)

Core Professional Education Courses

EDUC 121 Instructional Technology (3)
EDUC 200 Transfer Seminar (Transfer students only) (1)
EDUC 210 Teaching in a Diverse Society (3)
EDUC 214 Fine Arts Beginning Field Experience (1)
EDUC 220 Educational Psychology (3)
EDUC 230 Survey of Exceptional Individual (3)
EDUC 250 History & Philosophy of Education (3)

Program Specific Courses
Required Core Courses (30 semester hours)

ARTD 101 2-D Design Principles (3)
ARTD 151 Introduction to Drawing (3)
ARTD 152 Introduction to Painting (3)
ARTD 201 3-D Design Principles (3)
ARTD 257 Ancient, Medieval, & Non-E. Art History (3)
ARTD 258 Renaissance to Modern Art History (3)
ARTD 321 Contemporary Art Practices (3)
ARTD 359 20th Century Art (3)
ARTD 450 Portfolio Development (3)
ARTD 451 Visual Arts Seminar (3)

Electives (12 semester hours)

ARTD 125 Photo (3)
MCOM 251 Intro to Graphic Communications (3)
ARTD 250 Screen Printing (3)
ARTD 254 Figure Drawing (3)
ARTD 310 Typography (3)
ARTD 311 Digital Art (3)
ARTD 319 Color Photography (3)
ARTD 322 Sculpture (3)
ARTD 360 Film and Photo Visual Culture (3)
ARTD 413 The Photobook (3)

Professional Semester I

ARTD 389 Methods of Teaching Visual Arts I (K-5) (3)
ARTD 390 Methods of Teaching Visual Arts II (6-12) (3)
EDUC 353 Fine Arts (K-12) Intermediate Field Experience (2)

Professional Semester II

EDUC 476 Professional Growth Seminar (1)
EDUC 482 Fine Arts (K-12) Advanced Field Experience (12)

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