Teaching Art

About This Program All Art Courses Recommended Course Sequence

Teaching Art Major Pattern
24 course units, including:
ART 1424 Introduction to Drawing (Should be taken by the end of sophomore year)
ART 2104 Painting I
ART 2304 Sculpture I
ART 2364 Photography I
ART 2504 Ceramics I

3 art history courses, to include:
1 of the following courses: (Should be taken by the end of junior year)
ARTH 2144 Art 1850 to the Present
ARTH 3124 Women in Art
ARTH 3164 Art 1970 to the Present

1 course in non-Western art history

1 art history elective

2 studio art electives at the 2000-level or above
ART 4344 Advanced Studio Practices

Required of all majors during the winter term of senior year:
ART 4302 Studio Art Senior Seminar: Theory and Methods
ART 4402 Studio Art Senior Seminar: Exhibition

Must meet state P-12 certification requirements as follows:
EDU 1004 Observing the Learner
EDU 2014 Schooling in American Culture
EDU 2094 Standards Based Instruction
EDU 2164 Designing Constructivist-Based Learning Climates
EDU 3054 Instructional Strategies and Content Area Literacy for Learners in Middle and Secondary Schools
EDU 3074 Interactive, Integrative Learning Climates
EDU 3244 Practicum in Learning Experiences
EDU 4314 Supervised Teaching: Twelve Grades
PSY 1004 General Psychology