The Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art With K-12 Certification

This option gives students the opportunity to teach K-12 art or the capacity to pursue graduate level work in an M.A. or M.Ed. program in art education. The BASA with K-12 certification requires a minimum of 120 credit hours.  Students complete requirements for the BASA degree with concentration in Studio Arts (Book Arts, Ceramics, Drawing, Intermedia, Painting, Printmaking, or Sculpture emphasis). In addition, the following must also be completed:

Studio Core I (15 hrs.)

Required Courses

ART 1100Foundation Drawing & Design: Two Dimensional Applications

3

ART 1110Foundation Drawing & Design: Three Dimensional Applications

3

ART 1210Foundations Theory and Practice I: Alternative Media

3

ART 1220Foundations Theory and Practice II: Intermedia

3

ART 2100Life Drawing I

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Studio Core II (15 hrs.)

Required Courses

ART 3000Digital Media Production

3

ART 3310Elementary Sculpture

3

ART 3410Elementary Painting

3

ART 3510Elementary Printmaking

3

Or

ART 3520Photographic Digital Printmaking

3

ART 3610Elementary Ceramics

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Art Education Degree Requirements (12 hrs.)

Required Courses

It is highly recommended that ART 3300 and ART 4300 be taken in the year just prior to student teaching.

ART 1810Watercolor I

3

ART 3300Introduction to Art Education

3

ART 3360Fundamental Arts & Crafts

3

ART 4300Art in the Secondary School

3

Total Credit Hours:12

Studio Emphasis (9 hrs.)

A student must work with a faculty adviser to select coursework for an Emphasis which must include intermediate, advanced, and capstone classes:

Required Courses

ART 1820Watercolor II

3

ART 2110Life Drawing II

3

ART 3100Advanced Drawing I

3

ART 3110Advanced Drawing II

3

ART 3120Advanced Intermedia and Digital Art I

3

ART 3200The Hand Produced Book I: Typography and Book Design

3

ART 3210Color Theory

3

ART 3220The Hand Produced Book II: Letterpress Printing

3

ART 3230Book Structures: An Introduction to Bookbinding

3

ART 3320Intermediate Sculpture

3

ART 3420Intermediate Painting

3

ART 3520Photographic Digital Printmaking

3

ART 3530Papermaking

3

ART 3620Intermediate Ceramics

3

ART 4310Advanced Sculpture

3

ART 4410Advanced Painting

3

ART 4510Advanced Techniques in Printmaking

3

ART 4610Advanced Ceramics

3

Total Credit Hours:9

Art History Core and Electives 15 hrs

Required Courses

ART 2040Cross-Cultural Survey of Art

3

ART 2050Survey of Western Art History I

3

ART 2060Survey of Western Art History II

3

ART 4890Modern Art II (Art of Europe and the Americas, 1918-1968)

3

Or

ART 4900Contemporary Art History since 1968

3

Art History Elective

3

Total Credit Hours:15

College of Education Art Education Requirements 39 hrs

Pursuit of the K-12 Certification requires admission to the Teacher Preparatory Program through the College of Education and a successfully completed PPST.

Required Courses

EDUC 2010Human Growth and Learning

3

EDUC 2020Educational Foundations

3

EDUC 2030Human Relations for Bias-Free Classrooms

3

EDUC 2510Applied Special Education

3

EDUC 2520Instructional Systems

3

EDUC 2524Intermediate Field Experiences Practicum

0

TED 3550The Art and Science of Teaching in Secondary Schools

3

TED 3690Applying Reading & Writing in Content Areas

3

TED 4640K-12 Student Teaching and Seminar: Elementary/Secondary

12

HED 2310Healthful Living

3

Or

PE 1800Fitness for Living

3

ENGL 2300Introduction to Literature

3

Total Credit Hours:39

Total Credit Hours: 15