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Bachelor of Science in Education Art Education - Columbus State University


Bachelor of Science in Education Art Education

College of the Arts & College of Education and Health Professions
Degree Program Course Requirements

For general degree requirements, see the College of the Arts, College of Education and Health Professions, and the General Degree Requirements pages.

Area A Essential Skills Required Hours: 9
ENGL 1101 (with a grade of "C" or better)
ENGL 1102 (with a grade of "C" or better)
Select one of the following courses:
MATH 1001
MATH 1101
MATH 1111
MATH 1113
MATH 1125
MATH 1131

Area B Institutional Options Required Hours: 4-5
COMM 1110
Select two of the following courses:
ITDS 1125/ITDS 1779/ITDS 2726/ITDS 2727/ITDS 2735/ITDS 2746/ITDS 2748/ITDS 2749/ITDS 2755
Select one of the following courses:
EURO 2105 / LEAD 1705 / LIBR 1105 / POLS 2401 / HIST 1111/HIST 1112 /Foreign Language 1001, 1002, 2001, or 2002/Any Area C-E course with a study abroad component.
Note: the extra hour may be used as an elective.

Area C Humanities/Fine Arts/Ethics Required Hours: 6
Select one of the following humanities courses:
ENGL 2111/ENGL 2112/ITDS 1145*/ITDS 1155/ITDS 2125/PHIL 2010
Select one of the following fine arts courses:
ARTH 1100 / ITDS 1145* / MUSC 1100 / THEA 1100
*ITDS 1145, though listed under both humanities and fine arts, may be taken only once.

Area D Science/Math/Technology Required Hours: 10-11
Select one science course with a lab; the other course may be lab or non-lab:
ANTH 1145 (no lab);ASTR 1105/1305 (lab optional); ASTR 1106/1305 ; BIOL 1215K (lab included); BIOL 1125 (no lab); BIOL 1225K (lab included);CHEM 1151/1151L; CHEM 1152/1152L; CHEM 1211/1211L; CHEM 1212/1212L;ENVS 1105/1105L (lab optional);GEOL 1110 (no lab); GEOL 1112/1112L; GEOL 1121 (lab included); GEOL 1122/1322; GEOL 2225 (lab included);PHYS 1111/1311; PHYS 1112/1312; PHYS 1125/1325 (lab optional); PHYS 2211/2311; PHYS 2212/2312
Select one of the following courses or a science course from above:
CPSC 1105; CPSC 1301/ 1301L; GEOG 2215; MATH 1113; MATH 1125; MATH 1131; MATH 1132; MATH 1165; MATH 2125; PHIL 2500; STAT 1127

Area E Social Sciences Required Hours: 12
Select one course from the following two courses:
HIST 2111
HIST 2112
Take the following course:
POLS 1101
Select one behavioral science course from the following courses:
ECON 2105/ECON 2106 / PHIL 2030 / PSYC 1101 / SOCI 1101
Select one world cultures course from the following courses:
ANTH 1105/ANTH 1107/ANTH 2105/ANTH 2136 / ENGL 2136 / GEOG 1101 / HIST 1111/HIST 1112 / ITDS 1146/ITDS 1156

Wellness Requirement Required Hours: 3
PHED 1205
Select any one PEDS course.

Area F Courses Related to Major Required Hours: 18
A grade of "C" or better is required in each course.
ARTH 2125 Intro to Art History I
ARTH 2126 Intro to Art History II
ARTS 1000 Art Convocation (each year)
ARTS 1010 Drawing 1: Fundamentals of Drawing
ARTS 1011 Drawing 2: Perspective & Figurative Drawing
ARTS 1020 Intro to Digital Design
ARTS 1030 Three-Dimensional Design
ARTS 2000 Foundations Review

Area G Required Hours: 56
Program Requirements

A grade of "C" or better is required in each course.
ARTE 3000 Pre-Exhibit Review
ARTH 3127 Modernist Art
ARTH 3128 Post-Modern and Contemporary Art
ARTS 2248 Ceramics 1
ARTS 4796 Thesis Exhibition
Select two:
ARTS 3256 Painting 1
ARTS 3265 Photography 1
ARTS 3288 Sculpture 1
ARTS 3278 Relief & Intaglio OR
ARTS 4278 Screen-Printing & Lithography
Select one:
ARTS 3237 Figure Drawing
ARTS 4236 Advanced Drawing
Select one:
ARTS 3200 Creative Imaging
ARTS 3266 Digital Photography

Teaching Requirements

(*Requires Admission to Teacher Education Program.)
A grade of "C" or better is required in each ARTE course.
EDUC 2110 Investigation Critical & Contemporary Issues in Education
EDUC 2120 Exploring Socio-Cultural Perspectives in Diversity in Ed'l Contexts
EDUC 2130 Exploring Learning and Teaching
SPED 2256 Intro Exceptional Learner in Gen. Ed.
ARTE 3215 Foundations in Art Education
ARTE 4210 Art Education: Curriculum and classroom strategies
ARTE 4698 Service Learning
*ARTE 4485 Student Teaching
*EDUF 4205 Integrating Tech
*EDUF 4115 Class Management

Area H Program Electives Required Hours: 12
A grade of "C" or better is required in each course.
Select 12 hours from any ARTH/ARTS courses not taken in other areas.

Total Hours Required: 131

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