Liberal Arts and Science: Applied & Fine Arts Option

This program is designed to provide students with the standard core foundations classes in the visual arts while also enabling them to complete many of the required general education courses they would need in working towards completing a Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree. This program is designed for transfer. Upon completion of the program, students are expected to have developed a strong portfolio of original work.   Apply & Register Program Details

This program is designed to provide students with the standard core foundations classes in the visual arts while also enabling them to complete many of the required general education courses they would need in working towards completing a Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree. This program is designed for transfer. Upon completion of the program, students are expected to have developed a strong portfolio of original work.

 


Area of Interest:
Arts
Degree/Certificate:
Associate in Arts
Code Course Credits
First Year / First Semester
ENG-101 English Composition I 3
ART-123 Basic Drawing I (AFA) 3
ART-166 Two Dimensional Design (AFA) 3
HIS-111 Western Civilization or 3
HIS-101 World Civilization I 3
MTH-... Mathematics General Education Elective 3
HPE-... Health & Exercise Science Elective 1
    16
Second Semester
ENG-102 English Composition II 3
ART-124 Basic Drawing II (AFA) or 3
ART-134 Life Drawing I 3
ART-167 Three Dimensional Design (AFA) 3
HIS-112 Western Civilization II or 3
HIS-102 World Civilization II or 3
HPE-103 World Civilization III 1
...-... Technology General Elective 3
    16
Code Course Credits
Second Year / First Semester
ART-165 Color: Theory and Practice 3
SPE-102 Public Speaking 3
...-... Language General Education Elective11 3
...-... Laboratory Science General Education Elective2 4
...-... Social Science General Education Elective 3
    16
Second Semester
MTH-... Mathematics General Education Elective or 3
...-... Science General Education Elective2 3/4
...-... Humanities General Education Elective3
((not a History or Language course)
3
...-... Diversity General Education Elective 3
    15/16
  Total Minimum Credits 62
1 Students must take six credits of one language. See Course Descriptions for requisites on placement.
2 The following laboratory science courses are recommended for non-science majors: CHM-150, BIO-106, BIO-140, CHM-140, PHY-103
3 Recommend ART-111 or ART-112

Program Goals

  • To provide students with a foundation in a general, liberal arts education.
  • To provide students with the core foundations classes necessary for visual arts majors.
  • To assist students in developing a strong portfolio of original work for transfer into an accredited BA or BFA program.

Program Student Learning Outcomes

At the end of the program, the graduate will be able to:

  1. Draw from life (observational drawing).
  2. Design projects in both two and three dimensions.
  3. Apply the fundamentals of design to the problem solving and crafting aspects of their visual arts pursuits.
  4. Make, comprehend and evaluate works of visual fine art and design.

Extracurricular Academic Opportunities

  • Exhibition opportunities
  • Visiting artists, lectures, trips
  • Service learning
  • Independent study
  • Art co-ops/internships

Post-Baccalaureate Employment Opportunities

  • Graphic Design
  • Illustration
  • Animation
  • Industrial design
  • Art education
  • Fashion design
  • Interior design
  • Architecture
  • Cartooning
  • Art curator

Transfer Opportunities

Students in this program transfer to many institutions including our premier partner:

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Contact Person

Professor Gregory Brellochs, Coordinator
phone: (856) 227-7200, ext. 4251
email: gbrellochs@camdencc.edu

Additional information

Program Code

APA.AA

CIP Code

24.0101