Curriculum

Suggested Course Map

Download the Requirements Sequence Chart for a suggested sequence of courses. The sequence chart and the degree requirements listed below apply to students matriculating in fall 2016 and spring 2017.

See Advising Tools for prior academic year sequence charts.

Visual Studies Major Requirements

Intro to Visual Studies: Eye Openers
3 units
Contemporary Art
3 units
Methods and Theories
3 units
Visual Studies: Lecture (200 level)
9 units
Visual Studies: Seminar (300 level)
12 units
Advanced Visual Studies
3 units
Visual Studies Practicum
3 units
Senior Project 1
3 units
Senior Project 2
3 units

42 total units

Core Studio Requirements

Drawing 1
3 units
2D, 3D & 4D
9 units

12 total units

Additional Studio Requirements

Interdisciplinary Studio
3 units
Diversity Studies Studio
3 units
Studio Electives
9 units
Open Electives
9 units

24 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
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
Diversity Studies Seminar
3 units
Humanities & Science (300 level elective, excluding Visual Studies)
6 units
Humanities & Science Electives (200 or 300 level, excluding Visual Studies)
6 units

42 total units