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Art Education K-12 or 6-12 BFA

Course Number and TitleCredits
UF 100 Foundations of Intellectual Life3
UF 200 Foundations of Ethics and Diversity3
FW ENGL 101 Writing and Rhetoric I3
FW ENGL 102 Writing and Rhetoric II3
FC Foundations of Oral Communication3
FM Foundations of Mathematics course3-4
FN Foundations of Natural, Physical, & Applied Sciences course with lab4
FN Foundations of Natural, Physical, & Applied Sciences course in a second field3-4
FA ARTHIST 101 Survey of Western Art I3
FH Foundations of Humanities course3-4
FS ED-CIFS 201 Education, Schooling, and Society3
FS Foundations of Social Sciences course in a second field3
ART 107, 108 Art Foundations I and II6
ART 109 Foundation Drawing3
ART 209 Introduction to Printmaking3
ART 212 Drawing I3
ART 215 Painting I3
ART 225 Ceramics or ART 226 Ceramics3
ART 231 Beginning Sculpture3
ART 298 Seminar3
ART 300 Multicultural Arts3
ART 315 Painting II3
ART 322 Elementary School Art Methods for Art Education Majors3
ART 351 Secondary School Art Methods3
ART 490 BFA Exhibition2
FF ART 491 Senior Studio Seminar in Visual Arts2
ARTHIST 102 Survey of Western Art II3
One (1) course chosen from:
ART 221 Intro to Art Jewelry and Metalsmithing
ART 251 Introduction to Creative Photography
ARTHIST 103 Survey of Far Eastern Art
Upper-division art history (ARTHIST)3
Area of Emphasis Requirement:
14 to 20 credits in one art discipline. Students emphasizing painting/drawing must complete a minimum of 20 credits. Student emphasizing art history, art jewelry and metalsmithing, ceramics, photography, printmaking, or sculpture must complete a minimum of 14 credits.
Required courses count toward the area of emphasis (e.g., the 12 credits required in painting/drawing can be applied to the 20 credit total).
EDTECH 202 Teaching and Learning in a Digital Age3
ED-CIFS 302* Learning and Instruction4
ED-CIFS 401* Professional Year—Teaching Experience II3
ED-LLC 444* Content Literacy for Secondary Students3
ED-ESP 350* Teaching Students with Exceptional Needs at the Secondary Level3
Teaching Experience III/IV*14
*You must apply for admission to secondary teacher education to enroll in these upper-division education courses.
Completion of all requirements for graduation with a secondary education option may require more than 120 credit hours. See Department of Curriculum, Instruction, and Foundational Studies for more information.
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