Art Education

These are the course and credit requirements for an Art Education Emphasis. View the Art Education Emphasis on the UW-Green Bay Catalog.

ART Major

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.

Supporting Core Courses43
Art History
ART 102
History of the Visual Arts: Ancient to Medieval
or ART 103
History of the Visual Arts II: Renaissance to Modern
ART 202
Modern Art
ART 203
Contemporary Art
Design Core
ART 101
Tools, Safety, and Materials
ART 105
Introductory Drawing
ART 106
Three Dimensional Design
ART 107
Two-Dimensional Design
Two-Dimensional Studios
ART 210
Introduction to Painting
ART 243
Introduction to Photography
ART 270
Introduction to Printmaking
Three-Dimensional Studios
ART 220
Introduction to Sculpture
ART 230
Introduction to Ceramics
ART 235
Introduction to Woodworking and Furniture Design
ART 250
Introduction to Fibers/Textiles
ART 260
Introduction to Jewelry/Metals
Upper-Level Core Courses24
Required Core Courses
EDUC 316
Teaching Art in the Middle and Secondary Schools
Drawing (choose one of the following courses):
ART 302
Intermediate Drawing
or ART 304
Figure Drawing
Art History (choose two of the following courses):
ART 376
Modern American Culture
ART 379
Women, Art and Image
ART 380
History of Photography
ART 381
Art of the First Nations
ART 382
Precolumbian Art of Mesoamerica
ART 383
African Art
ART 384
Asian Art
Choose 12 credits of Studio Art courses 1
Total Credits67

Art Education Association

The Art Education Association is a student organization that connects art education students, networks with area art teachers and schools, and engages in related community service projects.