Undergraduate Catalog - Art and Design Majors | Judson University Christian College

Art and Design Majors

IMPORTANT NOTES:

  1. 40% of major requirements must be completed at Judson.
  2. 40% of major requirements must be upper division.
  3. No grade lower than C- is accepted for major requirements.
  4. A minimum major GPA of 2.50 is required.

Art Major

GEN EDS REQUIRED BY MAJOR (NON-DEGREE STUDENTS):

  • ART224 History of Art I(fulfills Gen Ed Visual & Performing Arts Requirement)
  • ART111 Drawing I, ART123 Intro to Photography, and DES121 Design I (fulfill Gen Ed Visual and Performing Arts Requirement)
STUDIO CORE     Required = 14 courses, 37 hours
 ARC101Shop Stewardship Materials and Processes(1) 
 ART111Drawing I(3) 
 ART123Introduction to Photography(3) 
 ART211Drawing II(3) 
 ART212Painting I(3) 
 ART295Professional Practices in Art(2) 
 ARC319CIntermediate Studio Critique(3) 
 ART19MIntermediate Studio Methods(3) 
 ART395Internship Practicum in Art(1) 
 ART496Senior Proposal(3) 
 ART497Senior Project(3) 
 DES121Design I(3) 
 DES122Three Dimensional Design(3) 
 DES231Digital Tools(3) 
ART/DESIGN HISTORY/THEORY     Required = 3 courses, 9 hours
 ART224History of Art I(3) 
 ART225History of Art II(3) 
 ART324History of Art III(3) 
STUDIO ART ELECTIVES     Required = 9 hours
 NOTE: Of the 9 hours of studio electives, 3 hours must be 3D, and 6 hours must be upper division.Courses may not duplicate with the major core. ART/DES388,ART/DES390 and ART/DES490 require advisor approval.
 ARC381Architectural Study Tour(5) 
 ART/DES388Directed Research in Art and/or Design (approval required)(1-3) 
 ART/DES390Reading in Art and/or Design (approval required)(1-3) 
 ART/DES490Reading in Art and/or Design (approval required)(1-3) 
 ART***Art Studio Elective(  ) 
 DES***Design Studio Elective(  ) 
 FLM***Film Studio Elective(  ) 

 

Art: Photography Major

GEN EDS REQUIRED BY MAJOR (NON-DEGREE STUDENTS):

  • ART224 History of Art I(fulfills Gen Ed Visual & Performing Arts Requirement)
  • ART111 Drawing I, ART123 Intro to Photography, and DES121 Design I (fulfill Gen Ed Visual and Performing Arts Requirement)
STUDIO CORE     Required = 20 courses, 55 hours
 ARC101Shop Stewardship Materials and Processes(1) 
 ART111Drawing I(3) 
 ART123Introduction to Photography(3) 
 ART211Drawing II(3) 
 ART212Painting I(3) 
 ART222Studio Photography(3) 
 ART223Darkroom Photography(3) 
 ART295Professional Practices in Art(2) 
 ART319CIntermediate Studio Critique(3) 
 ART19MIntermediate Studio Methods(3) 
 ART323Advanced Photography(3) 
 ART395Internship Practicum in Art(1) 
 ART496Senior Proposal(3) 
 ART497Senior Project(3) 
 DES121Design I(3) 
 DES122Three Dimensional Design(3) 
 DES228Typography I(3) 
 DES231Digital Tools(3) 
 DES321Graphic Design I(3) 
 DES331Web Design I(3) 
ART AND DESIGN HISTORY/THEORY     Required = 4 courses, 12 hours
 ART224History of Art I(3) 
 ART225History of Art II(3) 
 ART324History of Art III(3) 
 ART330History of Photography(3) 
STUDIO ELECTIVES     Required = 12 hours
 NOTE: Of the 12 hours of studio electives, at least 4 hours must be upper division. Courses may not duplicate with the major core. ART/DES388, ART/DES390 and ART/DES490 require advisor approval.
 ARC381Architectural Study Tour(5) 
 ART/DES388Directed Research is Art and/or Design (approval required)(1-3) 
 ART/DES390Reading in Art and/or Design (approval required)(1-3) 
 ART/DES490Reading in Art and/or Design (approval required)(1-3) 
 ART***Art Studio Elective(  ) 
 DES***Design Studio Elective(  ) 
 FLM***Film Studio Elective(  ) 

 

Studio Art Major

GEN EDS REQUIRED BY MAJOR (NON-DEGREE STUDENTS):

  • ART224 History of Art I(fulfills Gen Ed Visual & Performing Arts Requirement)
  • ART427 Theories of the Visual (fulfills Gen Ed GEN301 Requirement)
  • ART111 Drawing I, ART123 Intro to Photography, and DES121 Design I (fulfill Gen Ed Visual and Performing Arts Requirement)
STUDIO CORE     Required = 17 courses, 46 hours
 ARC101Shop Stewardship Materials and Processes(1) 
 ART111Drawing I(3) 
 ART123Introduction to Photography(3) 
 ART211Drawing II(3) 
 ART212Painting I(3) 
 ART217Sculpture I(3) 
 ART295Professional Practices in Art(2) 
 ART311Drawing III(3) 
 ART315Ceramics: Handbuilding(3) 
 - OR -ART316        Ceramics: Wheel Throwing(3) 
 ARC319CIntermediate Studio Critique(3) 
 ART19MIntermediate Studio Methods(3) 
 ART395Internship Practicum in Art(1) 
 ART496Senior Proposal(3) 
 ART497Senior Project(3) 
 DES121Design I(3) 
 DES122Three Dimensional Design(3) 
 DES231Digital Tools(3) 
ART/DESIGN HISTORY/THEORY     Required = 4 courses, 12 hours
 ART224History of Art I(3) 
 ART225History of Art II(3) 
 ART324History of Art III(3) 
 ART427Theories of the Visual(3) 
STUDIO ELECTIVES     Required = 21 hours
 NOTE: Of the 21 hours of studio electives, at least 7 hours must be upper division. Courses may not duplicate with the major core. ART/DES388, ART/DES390 and ART/DES490 require advisor approval.
 ARC381Architectural Study Tour(5) 
 ART/DES388Directed Research is Art and/or Design (approval required)(1-3) 
 ART/DES390Reading in Art and/or Design (approval required)(1-3) 
 ART/DES490Reading in Art and/or Design (approval required)(1-3) 
 ART***Art Studio Elective(  ) 
 DES***Design Studio Elective(  ) 
 FLM***Film Studio Elective(  ) 

 

Graphic Design Major

GEN EDS REQUIRED BY MAJOR (NON-DEGREE STUDENTS):

  • ART224 History of Art I(fulfills Gen Ed Visual & Performing Arts Requirement)
  • ART427 Theories of the Visual (fulfills Gen Ed GEN301 Requirement)
  • ART111 Drawing I, ART123 Intro to Photography, DES121 Design I, FLM344 Film History I and FLM345 Film History II (fulfill Gen Ed Visual and Performing Arts Requirement)
STUDIO CORE     Required = 20 courses, 55 hours
 ARC101Shop Stewardship Materials and Processes(1) 
 ART111Drawing I(3) 
 ART123Introduction to Photography(3) 
 ART211Drawing II(3) 
 ART212Painting I(3) 
 DES121Design I(3) 
 DES122Three Dimensional Design(3) 
 DES228Typography I(3) 
 DES229Typography II(3) 
 DES231Digital Tools(3) 
 DES295Professional Practices in Graphic Design(1) 
 DES321Graphic Design I(3) 
 DES322Graphic Design II(3) 
 DES331Web Design I(3) 
 DES332Web Design II(3) 
 DES340Production Methods(3) 
 DES395Internship Practicum in Graphic Design(2) 
 DES420Advanced Graphic Design(3) 
 DES496Senior Proposal(3) 
 DES497Senior Project(3) 
ART AND DESIGN HISTORY/THEORY     Required = 3 courses, 9 hours
 ART224History of Art I(3) 
 ART225History of Art II(3) 
 DES327History of Graphic Design(3) 
ART AND DESIGN HISTORY/THEORY ELECTIVE     Required = 3 hours
 Choose one of the following:
 ART324History of Art III(3) 
 ART427Theories of the Visual(3) 
 FLM344Film History I: American Cinema(3) 
 FLM345Film History II: World Cinema(3) 
STUDIO ELECTIVES     Required = 12 hours
 NOTE: Choose 12 hours of studio electives. Courses may not duplicate with the major core.ART/DES388, ART/DES390 and ART/DES490 require advisor approval.
 ARC381Architectural Study Tour(5) 
 ART/DES388Directed Research is Art and/or Design (approval required)(1-3) 
 ART/DES390Reading in Art and/or Design (approval required)(1-3) 
 ART/DES490Reading in Art and/or Design (approval required)(1-3) 
 ART***Art Studio Elective(  ) 
 DES***Design Studio Elective(  ) 
 FLM***Film Studio Elective(  ) 


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