University Catalogue

Curriculum in Art
Leading to the Degree of Bachelor of Arts in Art
New Media and Animation Concentration

(see footnotes at bottom)


FIRST YEAR

First Semester

††ART 111 Basic Drawing 3 hours
††ART 151 Basic 2/D Design 3 hours
††ART 105 Survey of World Art History I 3 hours
ENGL 101 or 
ENGL 101HG
Freshman Composition
Freshman Composition Honors
3 hours
LS 102 Introduction to Information Research 1 hour
SE 101 Freshman Academic Success
at Southeastern
2 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

Second Semester

††ART 112 Intermediate Drawing 3 hours
††ART 152 Intermediate 2/D Design 3 hours
††ART 106 Survey of World Art History II 3 hours
ENGL 102 or
ENGL 102HG
Critical Reading and Writing
Critical Reading and Writing Honors
3 hours
MathematicsG   3 hours
  Total: 15 hours


 

SECOND  YEAR

First Semester

ART 190 New Media and Animation I                                            3 hours
††ART 153 Basic 3/D Design 3 hours
††ART Studio2                       3 hours
ENGL 230 or
ENGL 231 or
ENGL 232G
World Literature
English Literature
American Literature
3 hours
Mathematics or
Analytical
ReasoningG
  3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

Second Semester

††ART 117 
or ART 281
Printmaking I
Basic Painting
3 hours
††ART 231 Sculpture I 3 hours
ART 290 New Media and Animation II                                   3 hours
ENGL 230 or
ENGL 231 or
ENGL 232
World Literature
English Literature
American Literature
3 hours
HIST 101 or
HIST 2011,G
Western Civilization to 1500
American History to 1877
3 hours
ART 299 Sophomore Review 0 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

 

THIRD YEAR

First Semester

††ART 394 Time-Based Media I 3 hours
††ART 393 Three Dimensional Digital Media and Animation 3 hours
††Art 347 or
Art History
(300-400 level)
History of Photographic and Electronic Imaging 3 hours
Foreign Language
101
SPAN 101, FREN 101, ITAL 101, LAT 101, or GERM 101 3 hours
Natural Science3,G   3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

Second Semester

††ART 390 or
ART 396 or
ART 397 or
ART 493 or
ART 494
New Media and Animation III
Advanced Web Arts
The Digital Print
3/D Digital Modeling and Animation II
Time-Based Media II
3 hours
††ART 443 Contemporary Art, Theory, and Criticism 3 hours
HIST 102 or
HIST 2021
Western Civilization since 1500
American History since 1877
3 hours
Foreign Language
102
SPAN 102, FREN 102, ITAL 102, LAT 102, or GERM 102 3 hours
Natural Science3,G   3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

 

FOURTH YEAR

First Semester

††ART 4906 Senior Project: New Media and Animation                3 hours
††Art Studio2   3 hours
COMM 211G Introduction to Public Speaking 3 hours
Social Science
Elective4,G
  3 hours
Natural Science3,G   3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

Second Semester

††ART 490 Senior Project: New Media and Animationern 3 hours
Humanities Elective
(200+ level)5
  3 hours
Social Science
Elective
(200+ level)4,G
  3 hours
MUS 151 or
THEA 131G
Introduction to Music
Introduction to the Theatre
3 hours
††ART 492 Senior Seminar in the Visual Arts                                    2 hours
††ART 4997 Thesis Exhibition 1 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

Total semester hours required 120

Southeastern 101 is not required of transfer or readmitted Southeastern students with 30 hours or more. Those students will replace Southeastern 101 with 2 hours of free electives.

GGeneral Education Courses

††Major course. Requires a grade of "C" or better in all courses in the major.
1Must be in a two-semester sequence (i.e. 101-102 or 201-202).
2A two-semester sequence (beyond core courses) is required in a studio area other than that of the concentration.
3Natural Sciences to include both Physical and Biological Sciences, at least 6 hours of which must be in a two-semester sequence.
4Anthroppology, Criminal Justice, Economics, Geography, Political Science, Psychology, and Sociology.
5To be selected from Foreign Languages (including Mythology), Philosophy, History, Speech Communication, or Literature.
6Must have nine hours in a single artistic area before attempting Senior Project.
7All degree candidates must present an ambitious body of art work, approved by the Visual Art + Design Faculty, for exhibition in the Graduating Seniors' Exhibition. Students must submit a CD of these works, which will be retained by the department.