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Recommended Curriculum Sequence

60 credit hours. View Course Requirements for Associate Degree in Arts - Concentration in Art.

Recommended Curriculum Sequence

Semester 1 - Fall

Course Course Name Credit Hours
ART 102 OR ART 103 2D Design OR 3D Design, Sculpture 3
ART 104 Drawing I 3
ART 211 Art History I 3
Math Any one IAI Math course 3
Elective(s) One or more courses totalling 2 or more credit hours 2

Semester 2 - Spring

Course Course Name Credit Hours
ART 102 OR ART 103 2D Design OR 3D Design, Sculpture 3
ART 154 OR ART 204 Drawing II OR Life Drawing 3
ART 212 Art History II 3
ENGL 101, ENGL 102 OR COMM 101 Any 1 Communication course: Critical Reading & Writing, Multimodal Composition OR Introduction to Oral Communication 3 (C or higher)
Social & Behavioral Science Any 1 IAI Social $amp; Behavioral Science course (You will need 3 courses from 2 disciplines) 3

Semester 3 - Fall

Course Course Name Credit Hours
ART 105, 106, 145, 160, 180 OR 231 Any two studio electives: Ceramics I, Painting I, Sculpture I, Illustration, Photo I: Darkroom Photography OR Graphic Design I 6
ENGL 101, ENGL 102 OR COMM 101 Any 1 Communication course: Critical Reading & Writing, Multimodal Composition OR Introduction to Oral Communication 3
Social & Behavioral Science Any 1 IAI Social & Behavioral Science course (You will need 3 courses from 2 disciplines) 3
Life Science OR Physical Science Any one IAI Life Science OR IAI Physical Science course with a lab component 4

Semester 4 - Spring

Course Course Name Credit Hours
ART 105, 106, 145, 154, 160, 180, 205, 206, 231, 241 OR 280 Any two studio electives: Ceramics I, Painting I, Sculpture I, Drawing II, Illustration, Photo I: Darkroom Photography, Ceramics II, Painting II, Graphic Design I, Graphic Design II OR Photo II: Advanced Darkroom Photography 6
ENGL 101, ENGL 102 OR COMM 101 Any 1 Communication course: Critical Reading & Writing, Multimodal Composition OR Introduction to Oral Communication 3
Social & Behavioral Science Any 1 IAI Social $amp; Behavioral Science course (You will need 3 courses from 2 disciplines) 3
Life Science OR Physical Science Any one IAI Life Science OR IAI Physical Science course 3

This curriculum guide is not intended to be a contract, but rather to provide important information to students. Changes/revisions may occur from time to time to ensure curricula reflect technological advances in the field.

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