Undergraduate Course Catalog 2007-2008

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Total Credit Hours: 128
Major Credit Hours: 51

The illustration major will provide each student with the kind of technical training needed for this more career-oriented field of study. In addition, illustration majors are given a wide range of creative freedom which allows them to be more effective in a field that is extremely competitive. The curriculum provides each major with both traditional and contemporary cutting-edge ideology and methodology.

I. Core Courses (30)
01-100 Drawing (3)
01-101 Art Elements (3)
01-110 Painting (3)
01-130 2-D Design Fundamentals (3)
01-133 3-D Design (3)
01-140 Printmaking (3)
01-231 Introduction to Computer Graphic Design (3)
01-391 Art History I (3)
01-392 Art History II (3)
01-401 Senior Project/Seminar (3)

II. Illustration Courses (21)
01-150 Illustration (3)
01-201 Life Drawing (3)
01-232 Intermediate Computer Graphic Design (3)
01-300 Advanced Drawing (3)
01-331 Advanced Computer Graphic Design (3)
01-333 3-D Modeling (3)
01-350 Advanced Illustration (3)

III. All department majors must maintain a grade point average of 2.00. A grade of C or above is required in all art courses. The student who fails to maintain these standards will be asked to withdraw from the department.

IV. The advanced writing requirement of the General Education curriculum is satisfied by successful completion of Art History I and Art History II.