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Visual Arts

For additional information see the course descriptions.

Requirements for a major in Graphic Design: ART 1003, 1013, 2003, 2033, 2083, 2123, 3033, 3043, 3053, 3803, 4003, 4023, 4041; COMM 3063, and three hours from the following: ART 2043, 2093, 3003, 3083, 3233, 4053, 4703-4793, 4801-4893.

 
Requirements for a major in Studio Art: ART 1003, 1013, 2003, 2023, 2033, 2083, 2123, 3043, 3053, 4041, 4063. Studio Art majors must specialize in ceramics, drawing, or painting by enrolling in the level II and level III courses in their chosen area. Those choosing to specialize in ceramics must take ART 3233 and 4263. Those choosing to specialize in painting must take ART 3003 and 4243. Those choosing to specialize in drawing must take ART 3083 plus a 3000 or 4000 level ceramics, painting, other elective or ART 4013. Electives for the Studio Art major include ART 2043, 2093, 3033, 3083, 4013, 4703-4793, 4801-4893 or another course listed above but not previously taken by the student.

 

Requirements for a major in Art (Teaching Emphasis): ART 1003, 1013, 2003, 2023, 2033, 2043, 2083, 2123, 3043, 3053, 3103, 4041. ECED 3013. Students must specialize in ceramics, drawing or painting by enrolling in the level II and level III courses in their chosen area. Those choosing to specialize in ceramics must take ART 3233 and 4263. Those choosing to specialize in painting must take ART 3003 and 4243. Those choosing to specialize in drawing must take ART 3083 plus a 3000 or 4000 level ceramics, painting, other elective or ART 4013. Electives include ART 2093, 3033, 3083, 4013, 4703-4793, 4801-4893 or another course listed above but not previously taken by the student. In addition, students must complete a second major in education as outlined on page 84. For example degree plans, please consult the Department of Education handbook.

 

Requirements for a minor in Art: ART 1003, 1013, twelve additional hours from the following menu, of which six hours must be at the junior-senior level: ART 2003, 2023, 2033, 2043, 2083, 2093, 2123, 3003, 3033, 3043, 3053, 3083, 3233, 4263, 4243, 4003, 4013, 4063.

Senior art majors will prepare and show an exhibition of their art during their Senior year. A minimum of ten works and an artist’s statement must be submitted to the department’s faculty for approval as the graduation portfolio.

OBU also offers Study Abroad programs and a European Study Tour. For additional information see:

Daniel and Betty Jo Grant Center for International Education page.