University of Wisconsin - Green Bay
Connecting Learning to Life
2006-2007

 






Art - Requirements for the Major

(vary with the area of emphasis)

Areas of Emphasis

Studio Art

Supporting Courses, 31 credits

Studio Art and Gallery/Museum Practices have the same supporting course requirements.

Art history, 9 credits:

  • COMN ART 102 History of the Visual Arts: Ancient to Medieval, 3 credits
  • COMN ART 103 History of the Visual Arts: Renaissance to Modern, 3 credits
  • COMN ART 202 Concepts and Issues of Modern Art, 3 credits

Design, 10 credits:

  • ART 101 Tools, Safety, and Materials, 1 credit
  • ART 105 Drawing, 3 credits
  • ART 106 Design Methods, 3 credits
  • ART 107 Two-Dimensional Design, 3 credits

Two-dimensional studios, choose 6 credits:

  • ART 210 Introduction to Painting, 3 credits
  • ART 243 Introduction to Photography, 3 credits
  • ART 270 Introduction to Printmaking, 3 credits

Three-dimensional studios, choose 6 credits:

  • ART 220 Introduction to Sculpture, 3 credits
  • ART 230 Introduction to Ceramics, 3 credits
  • ART 250 Introduction to Textiles/Fibers, 3 credits
  • ART 260 Introduction to Jewelry/Metals, 3 credits

Upper-Level Courses, 24 credits

Art history, 6 credits:

One of these:

  • COMN ART 370 Modern American Culture, 3 credits
  • COMN ART 371 World Art, 3 credits

Required:

  • ART 490 Contemporary Art, 3 credits

Studio courses, 18 credits:

Students must fill out the Upper-Level Studio Art Graduation Plan form in consultation with an art adviser for approval of upper-level studio art courses that will count for their Art Major degree plan.

The 10 credit Design Core is a required prerequisite for all upper-level studio courses.

A minimum of 9 credits must be selected from one studio area in addition to other relevant upper-level studio art courses to total 18 credits. Note: ART 302 Intermediate will be one of the upper-level 18 credits.

Courses marked with * may have other courses substituted to be more appropriate for student goals.

Sample Plans:

Painting:

  • ART 311 Intermediate Painting, 3 credits
  • ART 410 Advanced Painting, 3 credits (must be taken twice)
  • ART 343* Photography II, 3 credits
  • ART 402* Advanced Drawing, 3 credits

Drawing:

  • ART 402 Advanced Drawing, 3 credits
  • ART 311* Intermediate Painting, 3 credits
  • ART 371*, 373*, 375*, or 377* Intermediate printmaking courses

Sculpture:

  • ART 321 Intermediate Sculpture, 3 credits
  • ART 421 Advanced Sculpture, 3 credits
  • ART 331* Intermediate Ceramics, 3 credits
  • ART 364* Intermediate Jewelry/Metals, 3 credits

Ceramics:

  • ART 331 Intermediate Ceramics, 3 credits
  • ART 431 Advanced Ceramics, 3 credits
  • ART 321* Intermediate Sculpture, 3 credits
  • ART 355* Intermediate Fibers/Textiles, 3 credits

Photography:

  • ART 343 Photography II, 3 credits
  • ART 344 Photography III, 3 credits
  • ART 443 Advanced Problems in Photography, 3 credits
  • ART 375* Screen Printing, 3 credits
  • ART 311* Intermediate Painting, 3 credits

Jewelry/Metals:

  • ART 364 Intermediate Jewelry/Metals, 3 credits
  • ART 463 Advanced Jewelry/Metals, 3 credits
  • ART 321* Intermediate Sculpture, 3 credits
  • ART 343* Photography II, 3 credits

Fibers/Textiles:

  • ART 355 Intermediate Fibers/Textiles, 3 credits
  • ART 453 Advanced Fibers/Textiles, 3 credits
  • ART 343* Photography II, 3 credits
  • ART 321* Intermediate Sculpture, 3 credits

Printmaking:

(choose three printmaking courses)
  • ART 371 Intermediate Relief Printing, 3 credits
  • ART 373 Intermediate Intaglio, 3 credits
  • ART 375 Screen Printing, 3 credits
  • ART 377 Lithography, 3 credits
  • ART 470 Advanced Printmaking, 3 credits
  • ART 311* Intermediate Painting, 3 credits
  • ART 402* Advanced Drawing, 3 credits
Advanced studios may be taken 3 times for a total of 9 credits.

 

Gallery/Museum Practices

Supporting Courses, 31 credits

See the Studio Art emphasis. Gallery/Museum Practices and Studio Art have the same supporting course requirements.

Upper-Level Courses, 24 credits

Gallery/museum core:

  • ART 395 Exhibition Development and Design, 3 credits
  • ART 396 Gallery/Museum Practices, Principles and Policy, 3 credits
  • ART 495 Advanced Gallery/Museum Practices, 3 credits
  • ART 497 Internship in Gallery/Museum Practices, 3 credits

Drawing, 3 credits:

  • ART 302 Intermediate Drawing, 3 credits

Studio courses, 9 credits:

  • Two-dimensional area, 3 credits
  • Three-dimensional area, 3 credits
  • And 3 credits from either area

 

Art Education

Art majors may complete an emphasis in art education leading to teacher licensure from the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction. Only those requirements for coursework in art are listed here. For additional information about admission to the teacher education program, consult the Education Office, or the Office of Academic Advising, or refer to the education program description in this catalog. For advising information, see the art education adviser.

Upper-Level Courses, 18 credits

Required 2 courses:

  • ART 302 Intermediate Drawing, 3 credits
  • EDUC 316 Teaching Art in the Middle and Secondary Schools, 3 credits

Studio Art, 12 credits:

Twelve elective credits should include four studio courses from the 300-400 level in drawing, painting, printmaking, photography, art metals, textiles, sculpture, or ceramics for which appropriate prerequisites have been completed.

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