MAJOR CURRICULUM

Total credits required for a BFA in Illustration: 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 students entering in the 2020-21 and 2021-22 academic years.


 

Course

Course #

Credits

First-Year-Experience Requirements
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 / Designing Information FF 140B 3.0
Studio Elective   3.0
Liberal Arts Requirements
Art Matters AH 100 3.0
Modernism and After / Modernisms AH 201 3.0
Art History Elective AH 3.0
Art History Elective (400-level) AH 3.0
Art History Elective (400-level) AH 3.0
Frameworks: Themes in Humanistic Studies HMST 101 3.0
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 NSCI 3.0
Theory -TH 3.0
Academic Elective (or Writing Workshop, if required)   3.0
Academic Elective   3.0
Illustration Major Requirements
Life Drawing DR 252 3.0
Studio Drawing DR 298 3.0
Sophomore Illustration I IL 200 3.0
Sophomore Illustration II IL 201 3.0
Junior Illustration I IL 340 3.0
Junior Illustration II IL 341 3.0
Senior Illustration I IL 400 3.0
Senior Illustration II IL 401 3.0
Professional Development IL 405 3.0
Illustration Electives IL 12.0
Studio Elective   3.0
Studio Elective   3.0
Studio Elective   3.0
Studio Elective   3.0
Studio Elective   3.0

Office of Enrollment Services

Location

Bunting Center 1400 W. Mount Royal Ave. 2nd Floor Baltimore, MD 21217