Metals

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BFA in Fine Arts with a concentration in Metals

Concentration Requirements (18 Credits):

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  • MT200Intro to Metalsmithing
  • MT250 Enameling and Surfaces
  • MT300 Hollow Forms in Metal
  • MT350 Wearable Art
  • MT400Silversmithing
  • MT450 Metals Studio

Typical Four-Year Course Progression

1st Semester (15 credits)

  • Drawing 1 (3)
  • 2D Design (3)
  • Digital Foundations(3)
  • Writing 1(3)
  • Art History Survey: Prehistory to Medieval (3)

2nd Semester (15 credits)

  • Drawing 2(3)
  • 3D Design (3)
  • Color Foundations (3)
  • Writing 2 (3)
  • Art History Survey: Renaissance to Contemporary (3)

3rd Semester (15 credits)

  • Idea, Process and Criticism(3)
  • Intro to Metalsmithing(3)
  • Studio Elective(3)
  • Literature Elective(3)
  • Art History Elective(3)

4th Semester (15 credits)

  • Enameling and Surfaces(3)
  • Studio Elective(3)
  • Studio Elective(3)
  • Math or Natural Science Elective(3)
  • Studio Elective or Art History Elective(3)

5th Semester (15 credits)

  • Hollow Forms in Metal(3)
  • Studio Elective(3)
  • P2(3)
  • Social Science Elective(3)
  • Studio Elective or Art History Elective(3)

6th Semester (15 credits)

  • Wearable Art(3)
  • Studio Elective(3)
  • Studio Elective(3)
  • Liberal Arts Elective(3)
  • Liberal Arts Elective(3)

7th Semester (15 credits)

  • Silversmithing(3)
  • Studio elective (3)
  • Studio Elective or Internship(3)
  • Liberal Arts Elective(3)
  • Art History Elective(3)

8th Semester (15 credits)

  • Metals Studio(3)
  • Studio Elective(3)
  • Studio Elective(3)
  • Liberal Arts Elective(3)
  • Liberal Arts Elective(3)

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