Curriculum

Suggested Course Map

Download the Course Guide for a suggested sequence of courses. The course guide and the degree requirements listed below apply to students matriculating in fall 2017 and spring 2018.

See Advising Tools for prior academic year sequence charts.

Core Studio

Core Studio Drawing 1
3 units
Core Studio 2D 
3 units
Core Studio 3D 
3 units
Core Studio 4D 
3 units

Painting/Drawing Major Requirements

Painting 1
3 units
Painting 2
3 units
Drawing
3 units
Painting: Materials & Methods
3 units
Media History 2: Living Painters
3 units
Painting or Drawing Workshop (1 of 2)
3 units
Painting or Drawing Workshop (2 of 2)
3 units
Form Lab: Digital Tools
3 units
Junior Tutorial
3 units
Painting 3 (1 of 2)
3 units
Painting 3 (2 of 2)
3 units
Senior Project: Painting (1 of 2)
3 units
Senior Project: Painting (2 of 2)
3 units

Additional Studio Requirements

Interdisciplinary Critique
3 units
Interdisciplinary Studio
3 units
Diversity Studies Studio
3 units
Studio Electives
12 units

72 total units

Humanities & Sciences Requirements

Writing 1
3 units
Writing 2
3 units
Introduction to the Arts: Antiquity to Early Modern
3 units
Introduction to the Modern Arts
3 units
Foundation in Critical Studies
3 units
Media History I: Dead Painters
3 units
Literary & Performing Arts Studies (200 level)
3 units
Philosophy & Critical Theory (200 level)
3 units
Social Science/History (200 level)
3 units
Science/Math (200 level)
3 units
Visual Studies (200 level)
3 units
Humanities & Science (300 level)
9 units
Diversity Studies Seminar
3 units
Humanities and Science Electives (200 or 300 level)
3 units

48 total units