Suggested Course Map

Download the Requirements Sequence Chart for a suggested sequence of courses that applies to students matriculating in fall 2013 and spring 2014.

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

Studio Requirements

Core Studio

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

Additional Studio Requirements

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

39 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)
9 units

45 total units

These are degree requirements for students matriculated in fall 2013 and spring 2014.