Undergraduate Majors

First Year Experience Curriculum

Total credits for the First Year Experience curriculum: 24.0. These courses are taken in the first year along with 6 credits (2 courses) in the liberal arts.



Course #


Forum I FF 111 3.0
Forum II FF 112 3.0
Drawing: Tradition & Innovation FF 161 3.0
Drawing: Contemporary Practices FF 162 3.0
Color & Design FF 120A or 120B 3.0
Form & Space FF 130A or 130B 3.0
Systems & Time FF 140A or 140B 3.0
Studio Elective   3.0
Below is a list of courses that can be used to fulfill the studio elective course above. It is not an exhaustive list; students should review options with their academic advisor.
The Principles of Animation AN 202  
Ceramics: Introduction to Hand Built Forms CE 200  
Ceramics: Introduction to Wheel Thrown Forms CE 201  
Introduction to Fiber FB 200  
Art & Change: Ethics of Social Practice FF 148  
Moving Image I FILM 200  
Introduction to Graphic Design GD 100  
Game/Play GMD 225  
Introduction to Sound IA 202  
Interaction as Art IA 210  
Creative Coding IA 215  
Robotic Arts Introduction IA 277  
Drawing as Illustration IL 100  
Introduction to Illustration IL 138  
Introduction to Sculpture IS 200  
Introduction to Wood IS 202  
Silver & Ink: Intro to Photo PH 201  
Printmaking: Traditional Media  PR 200  
Printmaking: Photo and Digital  PR 201  
Introduction to Product Design PRD 100  
Introduction to Painting PT 201  
Color, Pigment, Surface* PT 202  



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