Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

Art, B.A.

Four-Year Academic Map 2019-2020

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This is a sample academic plan for students entering on the 2019-2020 catalog. Students should meet with an academic advisor prior to registration to formulate their own plan. Please tap the button following each course to view course description and prerequisites or see the UH Hilo Catalog for more course information.

Year 1: Fall Semester

Course Credit
ART 112 3
ART 121 See note 3 3
DA, DH or DL: Arts, Humanities, Literature I 3
FQ: Quantitative Reasoning 3
GL: Language Arts 3
Credits 15

Year 1: Spring Semester

Course Credit
ART 122 See note 3 3
ART 123 See note 3 3
DS: Social Science I 3
ENG 100 (FW: Written Communication) 3
DA, DH or DL: Arts, Humanities, Literature II (Not ART) 3
Credits 15

Year 2: Fall Semester

Course Credit
ART 124 See note 3 3
ART 175 (FGA: Global Multicultural Perspectives) 3
Art Studio 3
Elective (Rec: ART 101 ) See note 3 3
DS: Social Science II 3
Credits 15

Year 2: Spring Semester

Course Credit
Art Studio (ART 221 See note 4) 3
Art Studio 3
ART 176 (FGB: Global Multicultural Perspectives) 3
GQR: Quantitative Reasoning 3
WI Elective 3
Credits 15

Year 3: Fall Semester

Course Credit
Art Studio 3
Upper Art History 3
DB: Biological Science or DP: Physical Science 3
Upper Elective 3
WI Elective 3
Credits 15

Year 3: Spring Semester

Course Credit
Upper Art Studio 3
Upper Art History 3
DB: Biological Science or DP: Physical Science 3
DY: Science Laboratory 1
Elective See note 4 3
WI Upper Elective 3
Credits 16

Year 4: Fall Semester

Course Credit
Upper Art Studio 3
GE HPP 3
Elective See note 4 3
Upper Elective 3
Upper Elective See note 4 3
Credits 15

Year 4: Spring Semester

Course Credit
WI Elective 3
Elective See note 4 3
GE GCC 3
Upper Elective 3
Upper Elective See note 4 3
Credits 15

Notes

  1. Students must earn at least a 2.0 GPA in courses required for the major.
  2. The total of upper division (300/400) course work, 30 credits, required for the B.A. in Art degree, may include subject areas outside of art.
  3. The 12 credit Foundation Studio sequence (ART 121 , ART 122 , ART 123 , ART 124 ) should be completed during the first two years of study with ART 101 as a recommended elective.
  4. It is strongly recommended that intermediate drawing ART 221 be taken following the Foundation sequence (ART 121 , ART 122 , ART 123 , ART 124 ); repeatable for total of 9 credits.
  5. Art majors interested in BFA equivalent should plan to complete 15 hours of additional studio coursework.