Visual Arts

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Visual Arts
Bachelor of Fine Arts
Published January 1, 0001

Student Learning Outcomes

Program Courses

GWDA105 Concept Design
VFXA425 Art Direction OR GWDA222 Intermediate Layout Design
FNDA135 Image Manipulation
GWDA111 Introduction to Layout Design
GWDA103 Digital Illustration
FNDA110 Observational Drawing
FNDA105 Design Fundamentals
FNDA150 Digital Color Theory
VIAA140 Three Dimensional Design
VIAA149 Figure Drawing I
VIAA141 Figure Drawing II OR VIAA333 Drawing III OR VIAA341 Figure Sculpture II OR PHOA201 Portfolio I
VIAA146 Ceramics I
VIAA147 Ceramics II
VIAA142 Drawing II
PHOA101 Principles of Photography
VIAA151 Painting I
VIAA242 Studio I
VIAA262 Digital Art OR GWDA222 Intermediate Layout Design
VIAA280 Narrative and Sequence
VIAA300 Web Design
VIAA343 Figure Painting OR PHOA309 Portfolio II
Non-GE Elective*
VIAA345 Figure Sculpture I
VIAA347 Studio II
VIAA350 Introduction to Printmaking
VIAA360 Intermediate Printmaking
VIAA361 Studio III
VIAA370 Professional Development I
VIAA371 Professional Development II
VIAA380 Three Dimensional Media in Illustration
VIAA400 Internship
VIAA414 Animal Imagery and Archetypes
VIAA422 Public Art and Entrepreneurship
VIAA480 Mural Techniques OR VFXA465 Digital Matte Painting
VIAA428 Studio Concentration I
VIAA483 Studio Concentration II
VIAA484 Exhibition and Portfolio Development
Visual Art Elective (please choose 1)
VIAA126 Introduction to Metals
VIAA130 Animal Anatomy for Animators
VIAA340 Desktop Video

General Education Courses

ARHA125 History of Western Art I
ARHA126 History of Western Art II
ARHA200 Greek and Roman Art
ARHA226 Postmodernism and Contemporary Art
ARHA228 History of Non-Western Art
CGSA202 Computer Concepts and 2-D Applications
COMA112 Principles of Communication
ENCA101 English Composition I
ENCA102 English Composition II
ENCA204 Business and Technical Writing
ENGA201 Creative Writing
GE English Elective
GE Science Elective
GE Psychology Elective
HISA208 United States History from Civil War to Present
MATA115 Applied Mathematics
MATA201 College Geometry

Total Credits for Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree 180

Program Electives

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Note: Miami International University of Art & Design reserves the right to alter the sequencing of classes. Some courses are offered on a rotating basis. Students should consult their Academic Advisors and/or Department Chair when creating their course schedules to ensure they are following the recommended sequence. Students must meet all co/prerequisites for courses.