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Visual Art, Art Concentration (B.A.)

51 hours, plus 6 hours of same foreign language

This major is for the person wanting a general background in art or a vocation in the field of art and its related industries.

An OC graduate with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Visual Arts with a concentration in Art will:

  1. Demonstrate a commitment to scholarship, creative expression, and independent thought.
  2. Demonstrate effective visual problem solving skills.
  3. Produce an organized, coherent body of work and critically defend it.
  4. Demonstrate a working understanding of art-design history, genres, movements, and practitioners.
  5. Demonstrate an understanding of the role of faith in their personal creative expression.
  6. Analyze and respond to personal experience, professional standards, ethics, and global perspectives.
  7. Demonstrate the ability to critically evaluate peer and professional work in their discipline.

Students must complete a minimum of 122 hours including the major, core, and minor if required. Elective hours may be needed to reach 122 hours.

21 HOURS FOUNDATION

3 HOURS ART HISTORY REQUIRED

3 HOURS ART HISTORY ELECTIVES CHOSEN FROM

12 HOURS ART CONCENTRATION

12 HOURS ELECTIVES CHOSEN FROM

6 HOURS FOREIGN LANGUAGE

  • Take six hours of the same foreign language