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B.A., Art, Design and Interactive Multimedia Curriculum

Undergraduate students wishing to major in Art and Design are offered three distinct tracks of concentration: Fine and Digital Art, Graphic Design and Advertising, and Interactive Design and Multimedia. Each track consists of a 51 credit program.

Students select courses each semester in consultation with his/her advisor and recommended study plan.

Fine and Digital Art Track (51 credits)

Students should take ARTH 1001 (Art and Human Needs) or ARTH 1101 (Art of the Western World) as their "Aesthetics" core requirement.

I. Required Courses (33 credits)

ADIM 1110 Drawing I (first year) (3 credits)
ADIM 1217 Painting I (3 credits)
ADIM 1219 Sculpture (3 credits)
ADIM 1223 2-D Design & Color (first year) (3 credits)
ADIM 1224 Printmaking I (3 credits)
ADIM 2210 Drawing II (3 credits)
ADIM 2317 Digital Photography (3 credits)
ADIM 4312 Practicum Design Seminar (3 credits)
ADIM Looking at Art and Visual Culture (3 credits)
ARTH 2118 20th Century Art (3 credits)
ARTH 2119 Art Since 1945 (3 credits)

II. Elective Courses (18 credits)
Group I (9 credits)

ADIM 1226 Traditional American Crafts (3 credits)
ADIM 2141-45 Special Topics (3 credits)
ADIM 2215 Watercolor (3 credits)
ADIM 2220 Figure Drawing (3 credits)
ADIM 2227 Painting II (3 credits)
ADIM 2320 Still Photography (3 credits)
ADIM 3410 Children and the Visual Arts (3 credits)

Group II (9 credits)

ADIM 2112 Introduction to Multimedia (3 credits)
ADIM 2230 Drawing as Design (3 credits)
ADIM 2312 Digital Art and Design I (3 credits)
ADIM 2317 Digital Painting (3 credits)
ADIM 2322 3D Computer Graphics (3 credits)
ADIM 3161-63 Independent Study (3 credits)
ADIM 3320 Advanced Digital Photography (3 credits)

*Students pursuing a double major in Education and Fine and Digital Arts may waive 9 elective credits.

Graphic Design and Advertising Track (51 credits)

Note: Students should take ARTH 1001 (Art and Human Needs) or ARTH 2101 (Looking at Art and Visual Culture) as their "Aesthetics" core requirement.

I. Required Courses (39 credits)

ADIM 1110 Drawing I (first year) (3 credits)
ADIM 1223 2D Design and Color (first year) (3 credits)
ADIM 1311 Graphic Design Advertising Art I (first year) (3 credits)
ADIM 2230 Drawing as Design (3 credits)
ADIM 2233 Typography I
ADIM 1311 Graphic Design Advertising Art II
ADIM 2312 Digital Art and Design I (3 credits)
ADIM 2315 Web Design I (3 credits)
ADIM 2318 Digital Art and Design II (3 credits)
ADIM 2334 3D Packaging & Exhibition Design (3 credits)
ADIM 3233 Typography II (3 credits)
ADIM 4312 Practicum Design Seminar (3 credits)
ADIM 2124 History of Graphic Design (3 credits)

II. Group I (6 credits)

ADIM 1217 Painting I (3 credits)
ADIM 1224 Printmaking (3 credits)
ADIM 2210 Drawing II (3 credits)
ADIM 2215 Watercolor (3 credits)
ADIM 2220 Figure Drawing (3 credits)
ADIM 2317 Digital Painting (3 credits)

Group II Electives (6 credits)

ADIM 2316 Web Design II (3 credits)
ADIM 2322 Intro to 3D Computer Graphics (3 credits)
ADIM 3193/3194 Design Internship (3 credits)
ADIM 3312 Designing for Web and Mobile (3 credits)
ADIM 3325 Digital Photography (3 credits)
ADIM 3326 Video Animation & Motion Graphics (3 credits)

Interactive Design and Multimedia Track (51 credits)

Note: Students should take COBF 2232 (Evolution of Film Art) or ARTH 2101 (Looking at Art and Visual Culture) as their "Aesthetics" core requirement.

I. Required (39 Credits)

ADIM 1223 2D Design and Color (3 credits)
ADIM 2112 Introduction to Multimedia (3 credits)
ADIM 2230 Drawing as Design (3 credits)
ADIM 2312 Digital Art and Design I (3 credits)
ADIM 2315 Web Design I (3 credits)
ADIM 2316 Web Design II (3 credits)
ADIM 2322 Intro to 3D Computer Graphics (3 credits)
ADIM 3312 Designing for Web & Mobile (3 credits)
ADIM 3325 Digital Photography (3 credits)
ADIM 3326 Video Animation & Motion Graphics (3 credits)
ADIM 4312 Practicum Design Seminar (3 credits)
COBF 2212 Intro to Visual Theory/Technique (3 credits)
COMM 1421 Writing for the Media (3 credits)

II. Group I Electives (6 credits)

ADIM 1311 Graphic Design & Advertising I (3 credits)
ADIM 2099 Front End Development (3 credits)
ADIM 2233 Typography I (3 credits)
ADIM 2311 Graphic Design and Advertising Art II (3 credits)
ADIM 2318 Digital Art and Design I (3 credits)
ADIM 2334 3D Packaging and Exhibition Design (3 credits)
ADIM 2601 Digital Workflow (3 credits)

Group II Electives (6 credits)

ADIM 2114 Game Design (3 credits)
ADIM 3193/3194 Design Internship (3-6 credits)
ADIM 3322 Computer Animation (3 credits)
COBF 2223 Television Production I (3 credits)

Minor Programs in Art, Design and Interactive Media

Minor programs are available in Fine and Digital Arts; Graphic Design and Advertising; Interactive Design and Multimedia; Animation Design; and Web Design. Requirements are as follows:

Fine & Digital Arts Minor (18 credits)
I. Required Courses (6 credits)

ADIM 1110 Drawing I (first year) (3 credits)
ARTH 1101 Art of the Western World OR ARTH 1001 Art and Human Needs (3 credits)

II. Elective Courses (12 credits)

ADIM 1217 Painting I (3 credits)
ADIM 1219 Sculpture (3 credits)
ADIM 1223 2D Design and Color (3 credits)
ADIM 1224 Printmaking I (3 credits)
ADIM 2210 Drawing II (3 credits)
ADIM 2215 Watercolor (3 credits)
ADIM 2220 Figure Drawing (3 credits)
ADIM 2227 Painting II (3 credits)
ADIM 2312 Digital Art & Design I (3 credits)
ADIM 2317 Digital Painting (3 credits)
ADIM 3325 Digital Photography (3 credits)

Graphic Design and Advertising Minor (18 credits)

ADIM 1223 2D Design and Color (3 credits)
ADIM 1311 Graphic Design & Advertising Art I (3 credits)
ADIM 2233 Typography I (3 credits)
ADIM 2311 Graphic Design & Advertising Art II (3 credits)
ADIM 2312 Digital Art and Design I (3 credits)
ADIM XXXX Design Elective (3 credits)

Interactive Design and Multimedia Minor (18 credits)

ADIM 2112 Introduction to Multimedia (3 credits)
ADIM 2312 Digital Art and Design I (3 credits)
ADIM 2322 Intro to 3D Computer Graphics (3 credits)
ADIM 3326 Video Animation & Motion Graphics (3 credits)
COBF 2212 Intro to Visual Theory/Technique (3 credits)
COBF 2223 Television Production I (3 credits)

Animation Design Minor (18 credits)

ADIM 2114 Game Design (3 credits)
ADIM 2230 Drawing as Design (3 credits)
ADIM 2312 Digital Art and Design I (3 credits)
ADIM 2322 Intro to 3D Computer Graphics (3 credits)
ADIM 3322 Computer Animation (3 credits)
ADIM 3326 Video Animation & Motion Graphics (3 credits)

Web Design Minor (18 credits)

ADIM 2112 Introduction to Multimedia (3 credits)
ADIM 2312 Digital Art and Design I (3 credits)
ADIM 2315 Web Design I (3 credits)
ADIM 2316 Web Design II (3 credits)
ADIM 3312 Designing for Web & Mobile (3 credits)
ADIM 3325 Digital Photography (3 credits)