Mar 03, 2024
The Associate in Arts for Transfer degree in Studio Art will provide the student with an introductory foundation in art principles and practices. Selected courses will include study in art history and studio practice in the creation of both two and three-dimensional works of art. This Studio Art program is designed for students planning to transfer to a California State University (CSU) or other four-year college or university, and for students who are interested in acquiring the skills needed to begin lifelong learning in the visual arts.
Program Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:
- Recognize and identify the historical context, including the social, political, economic, and religious background of art.
- Demonstrate the appropriate use of terminology pertinent to the media or the field.
- Demonstrate skills and techniques used in multiple media to produce visual art.
- Demonstrate creative problem solving, in the areas of form, content, function, and expression.
- Demonstrate the ability to analyze visual art.
Major Requirements - Core
Complete 12 units (It is strongly recommended that students complete the Core Requirements prior to enrolling in Studio Art Electives.)
Major Requirements - Restricted Electives
Area A - Art History
Complete 3 units selected from:
Area B - Studio Art
Complete 9 units selected from:
Minimum Major Units Required: 24
Complete all courses with a grade of “C” or better.
Complete one of the following general education patterns:
Students are advised to double-count courses in the major or area of emphasis to also satisfy general education when possible. Course subject credit will be awarded in satisfaction of both major/area of emphasis and lower division general education requirements, but the units will only be counted once in computing the total number of units for the degree.
Minimum Degree Units Required: 60