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 1810Watercolor I

3 credits

ART 3300Elementary Art Methods

3 credits

ART 3360Fundamental Arts & Crafts

3 credits

ART 4300Art in the Secondary School

3 credits

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 from the following:

ART 1820Watercolor II

3 credits

ART 2110Life Drawing II

3 credits

ART 3100Advanced Drawing I

3 credits

ART 3110Advanced Drawing II

3 credits

ART 3120Media Arts 2

3 credits

ART 3130Graphic Design 1

3 credits

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

3 credits

ART 3210Color Theory

3 credits

ART 3220The Hand Produced Book II: Letterpress Printing

3 credits

ART 3230Book Structures: An Introduction to Bookbinding

3 credits

ART 3320Intermediate Sculpture

3 credits

ART 3420Intermediate Painting

3 credits

ART 3520Photographic Digital Printmaking

3 credits

ART 3530Papermaking

3 credits

ART 3620Intermediate Ceramics

3 credits

ART 4150Graphic Design 2

3 credits

ART 4160Graphic Design 3

3 credits

ART 4310/ART 8316Advanced Sculpture

3 credits

ART 4410/ART 8416Advanced Painting

3 credits

ART 4510/ART 8516Advanced Techniques in Printmaking

3 credits

ART 4610/ART 8616Advanced Ceramics

3 credits

Total Credit Hours: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 2010Human Growth and Learning

3 credits

EDUC 2020Educational Foundations

3 credits

EDUC 2030Human Relations for Bias-Free Classrooms

3 credits

EDUC 2510Applied Special Education

3 credits

EDUC 2520Planning for Effective Teaching

3 credits

EDUC 2524Intermediate Field Experiences Practicum

0 credits

TED 3690/TED 8695Literacy and Learning

3 credits

TED 4640K-12 Clinical Practice and Seminar: Elementary/Secondary

12 credits

Total Credit Hours:30