Suggested Course Map

Download the Requirements Sequence Chart for a suggested sequence of courses that applies to students matriculating in fall 2010 and spring 2011.

First Year Requirements
Drawing 1 3 units
2D 3 units
3D 3 units
4D 3 units
English 1 3 units
Introduction to the Arts 3 units
Introduction to Modern Arts 3 units
Foundations in Critical Studies 3 units
First Year Electives
The following courses have no prerequisites.
Introduction to Architecture
Animation 1
Garment Structures
Introduction to Ceramics
Introduction to Graphic Design
Introduction to Industrial Design
Introduction to Community Arts
Introduction to Furniture
Design Communications 1 (Furniture)
Tools 1: Black & white (Photography & Graphic Design)
Painting 1
Space Studio (Interior Design)
Space 0 (Architecture)
Life Drawing: Portraiture
Life Drawing
Basic Glass and Blowing
Introduction to Printmaking
Introduction to Textiles
Introduction to Writing and Literature
First Year Writer Studio
Introduction to Visual Studies: Eye-Openers
Writing and Literature Program students are required to take two Core Studio courses in their first year (2D and 4D are recommended) and may substitute six units of Writing Studio for the remaining Core Studio requirements. They may also opt to take a world literature survey course instead of Introduction to the Arts.