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College of the Arts

Undergraduate Degree Roadmaps

College of the Arts Courtyard

Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree - Option in Drawing and Painting (ART_BF03)

Five Year Plan - 132 Units Required

- Note: Units for Art 10 do not count toward the degree.

Course
Units
Course
Units
Semester 1
Semester 2
Art 130 Foundation 2D
Art 181 Foundation Drawing
Art 10  Art Matrix
University 100
Composition or Oral Communication
GE Math or other GE class
3
3
1
1
3
3
Art 131 Foundation 3D
AH 111A Found. Art History I (GE/C1)
Art 10  Art Matrix
Oral Communication or Composition
GE Critical Thinking
GE Math or other GE Class

3
3
1
3
3
3

Total Units
14
Total Units
16
Semester 3
Semester 4
Art 184 Foundation Life Drawing
AH 111B Foundation Art History ll
Art 10  Art Matrix
GE class
GE class
3
3
1
3
3
Art 187 Foundation Painting
Art (Choose 1):            
Art 151A  or 151 B Ceramics
Art 161 or 263  Sculpture
AH113A Survey of Asian Art or
A H113B Asian Art History
Art 10  Art Matrix
GE class
3
3


3

1
3
Total Units
13
Total Units
13
Semester 5
Semester 6
Art 320 Prac/Theo Issues in the Visual Arts
Art 381 Intermediate Drawing
AH (Upper Div. Art History)
Art 10 Art Matrix
GE Lab Science
3
3
3
1
4
Art 384 Intermed. Life Drawing
Art 387 Painting
Art (Upper Division out of
Specialization)
GE Lab Science
3
3
3

4
Total Units
14
Total Units
13
Semester 7
Semester 8
Art (Upper Division out of Specialization)
AH (Upper Division Art History)
Art 388 Color Theory
GE Class
3
3
3
3
Art 383 Life Painting
Elective
GE Class
GE Capstone course
3
3
3
3
Total Units
12
Total Units
12
PATHWAY A
 
Semester 9
Semester 10
Art 483 Adv. Life Painting
Art 484 Adv. Life Drawing
Art 487 Adv. Painting Or
Art 481 Adv. Drawing
Art 496 A  BFA Capstone
GE Capstone
3
3
3

3
3
Art 492F  Conc. Studies Life Drawing
Art 492Z Conc. Studies Life Painting
Art 496 B BFA Capstone
GE Capstone
Art 491G  Senior Project

3
3
3
3
1

Total Units
15
Total Units
13
PATHWAY B
 
Semester 9
Semester 10
Art 483 Adv. Life Painting OR
Art 484 Adv. Life Drawing
Art 481 Adv. Drawing
Art 496A BFA Capstone
GE Capstone
GE Capstone
3

3
3
3
3
Art 492G  Conc. Studies Abstract Painting
Art (Upper Division out of specialization)
Art 487 Advanced Painting
Art 496B BFA Capstone
Art 491G  Senior Project

3
3
3
3
1

Total Units
15
Total Units
13