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 134 credit hours of which 63 are in ART and 30 are from the College of Education. 

Studio Core I (12 hrs.), Studio Core II (15 hrs.), Art History Core (12 hrs.) and Art History Elective (3 hrs.) courses are the same as in the BASA with a Concentration in Two Dimensional or Three Dimensional Arts,  In addition, the following are required:

K-12 Art Concentration (12 hrs.)

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

ART 1810

Watercolor I

3

ART 3300

Introduction to Art Education

3

ART 3360

Fundamental Arts & Crafts

3

ART 4300

Art in the Secondary School

3

Subtotal: 12

Studio Emphasis (9 hrs.)

A student must work with a faculty adviser to select coursework for an emphasis which must include intermediate and advanced  classes (at least one of which must be a 4000 level course) from the following:

ART 1820

Watercolor II

3

ART 2110

Life Drawing II

3

ART 3100

Advanced Drawing I

3

ART 3110

Advanced Drawing II

3

ART 3120

Advanced Intermedia and Digital Art I

3

ART 3200

The Hand Produced Book I: Typography and Book Design

3

ART 3210

Color Theory

3

ART 3220

The Hand Produced Book II: Letterpress Printing

3

ART 3230

Book Structures: An Introduction to Bookbinding

3

ART 3320

Intermediate Sculpture

3

ART 3420

Intermediate Painting

3

ART 3520

Photographic Digital Printmaking

3

ART 3530

Papermaking

3

ART 3620

Intermediate Ceramics

3

ART 4310

Advanced Sculpture

3

ART 4410

Advanced Painting

3

ART 4510

Advanced Techniques in Printmaking

3

ART 4610

Advanced Ceramics

3

Subtotal: 9

Total ART Credit Hours:  63

 

College of Education Art Education Requirements (30 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 2010

Human Growth and Learning

3

EDUC 2020

Educational Foundations

3

EDUC 2030

Human Relations for Bias-Free Classrooms

3

EDUC 2510

Applied Special Education

3

EDUC 2520

Planning for Effective Teaching

3

EDUC 2524

Intermediate Field Experiences Practicum

     0

 

TED 3690

Literacy and Learning

3

TED 4640

K-12 Student Teaching and Seminar: Elementary/Secondary

12

Subtotal: 30