Undergraduate Majors

Fiber Curriculum

Total credits required for a BFA in Fiber: 120.0

If a Studio and Humanistic Studies major, a minor in the Liberal Arts, or the MAT preparatory curriculum is chosen, the total credits would be 126.0.

The below degree plan is for the 2019-20 academic year.


 

Course

Course #

Credits

First-Year-Experience Requirements
Art Matters AH 100 3.0
Frameworks: Themes in Humanistic Studies HMST 101 3.0
Forum I FF 111 3.0
Forum II FF 112 3.0
Drawing: Tradition and Innovation FF 161 3.0
Drawing: Contemporary Practices FF 162 3.0
Choose one course from the following Color/Design category
Color/Design/Process
FF 120A 3.0
Color/Design/Pattern FF 120B 3.0
Choose one course from the following Form/Space category
Prototype/Situate/Fabricate
FF 130A 3.0
Body/World/Machine FF 130B 3.0
Choose one course from the following Systems/Time category
Haptics and Optics
FF 140A 3.0
Cartographies FF 140B 3.0
First-Year-Experience Elective   3.0
Liberal Arts Requirements
Modernism and After AH 201 3.0
Art History Elective AH 9.0
Humanistic Studies/Literature Elective (any level)   3.0
Humanistic Studies/Literature Elective (300 or 400 level)   3.0
Intellectual History I -IH1 3.0
Intellectual History II -IH2 3.0
Science/Math Requirement NSCI 3.0
Theory Requirement -TH 3.0
Academic Electives (or Writing Workshop, if required)   6.0
FIBER Major Requirements
   
Introduction to Fiber
FB 200 3.0
Choose one course from the following    
Introduction to Ceramics
CE 200 3.0
Digital Fab: The Pliable Plane FB 361 3.0
Introduction to Sculpture IS 200 3.0
Introduction to Wood IS 202 3.0
Choose one course from the following    
Material Construction FB 227 3.0
Woven Imagery FB 238 3.0
Weaving: Color and Pattern FB 254 3.0
Woven Pixels: Image + Form FB 351 3.0
Choose one course from the following    
 Surface Resist Dyeing: Design FB 234 3.0
 Silkscreening on Fabric FB 331 3.0
Junior Seminar
SS 300 3.0
Senior Fiber Independent I FB 400 6.0
Senior Fiber Independent II FB 401 6.0
Fiber Studio Electives FB 9.0
3D Electives CE, FB, or IS 9.0
Studio Electives   9.0

Office of Enrollment Services

Location

The Bunting Center 1400 W. Mount Royal Ave. Baltimore, MD 21217