Art (B.A.)

Major: Art (B.A.)

The B.A. in art requires an exposure to two-dimensional and three-dimensional media and art history. It can lead to graduate study in art, art history, art therapy or other academic or professional areas. The B.A. is recommended for those students who wish to pursue K-12 teaching certification. Students who wish to meet Nebraska certification regulations for the teaching of art in secondary schools should consult the Department of Education regarding additional Nebraska certification requirements.

Departments/Programs
Foundation Courses 9 hours
Art Major (B.A., 40 hours)
ART 1050 Basic Design 3 hours
ART 1300 Drawing 1 3 hours
ART 2300 Drawing 2: Figure Drawing 3 hours
Art History, Theory & Criticism 15 hours
ARH 1010 Art and Society in the West: Ancient to Medieval 3 hours
ARH 1020 Art and Society in the West: Renaissance to Modern 3 hours
ARH 1030 Survey of Non-Western Art History 3 hours
Art History elective (must be 3000-level or 4000-level) 3 hours
ART 3000 Art Theory and Critism 3 hours
Studio Courses 6 hours
2-D Course — Select 3 hours from the following:
ART 1100 Painting 1 3 hours
ART 1200 Digital Media 1 3 hours
ART 1400 Printmaking 1 3 hours
ART 1500 Photography 1: Digital 3 hours
ART 1550/ART 2550 Photography II: Darkroom 3 hours
3-D Course — Select 3 hours from the following:
ART 1600 Ceramics 1 3 hours
ART 1700 Sculpture 1 3 hours
ART 1800 Metalsmithing 1 3 hours
Art Electives 6 hours
Capstone Courses 4 hours
ART 3980 Junior Project 2 hours
ART 4980 Senior Comprehensive 2 hours