2019-2020 Undergraduate Academic Catalog

Visual Narrative - Bachelor of Fine Arts (120 credits)

Degree Requirements

Required Foundation Courses (9 credits)

IFNDN 1620Drawing Intensive

3

IFNDN 1650Visual Culture Seminar

3

IFNDN 1665Image in Context

3

INTDS 1001First Year Conference

0

Required Core Visual Narrative Courses (54 credits)

IILLU 1240Illustration Now

3

IILLU 1250Illustration Tools & Methods

3

IILLU 2130Sequential Projects

3

IILLU 2300Principles of Illustration

3

IILLU IILLU 2420/2430/2440 Techniques (choose two)

6

IILLU 2750Artist as Author

3

IILLU 2910Digital Duo

3

IILLU 3550Self Publishing

3

IILLU 3960The Working Illustrator

3

IILLU 4310Portfolio for Illustration/Senior Jury

3

IILLU 4315Senior Studio

3

IILLU 4882Internship/Illustration

2

IILLU 4885Illustration Internship Seminar

1

 

CCRWT 1400Introduction to Creative Writing

3

CCRWT 2000Art and Craft of Creative Non-Fiction

3

CCRWT 2300The Art and Craft of the Short Story

3

CCRWT 2400Art and Craft of Writing Children's and Young Adult Literature

3

CLITR 3337Short Fiction and Novella

3

Visual Narrative Major Electives (6 credits)

Choose any 3 credit IILLU non-required courses

IILLUIllustration Major Elective

3

IILLUIllustration Major Elective

3

The following are a sample of courses:

IILLU 2110The Dynamic Figure

3

IILLU 2160Letterpress Studio

3

IILLU 2900Experimental Illustration

3

IILLU 3130City Sketchbook

3

IILLU 3140Natural History Drawing

3

IILLU 3150Body Adornment & Fashion Drawing

3

IILLU 3275Comix: Process and Practice

3

IILLU 3500Painting for Illustration

3

IILLU 3610Comic Book and Storyboard

3

IILLU 3710Book Illustration

3

IILLU 4760Advanced Painting for Illustration

3

IILLU 4822Obsessions and Phobias

3

IILLU 4823Sci-Fi and Fantasy

3

Visual Narrative Major Electives (6 credits)

Choose one of the following CCRWT electives

CCRWT 3100Advanced Creative Non-Fiction

3

CCRWT 3450Advanced Writing Children's and Young Adult Literature

3

Art History Requirements (15 credits)

IAHIS 1200Art of the Western World I

3

IAHIS 1210Art of the Western World II

3

IAHIS 2400Illustration Survey

3

IAHIS Art History Elective

3

IAHIS Advanced Art History Elective (3000/4000 Level)

3

Electives (18 credits)

Choose 2 Studio Electives (6 credits)

Any LA+D studio course from prefixes: IANIM, IDESN, IDFLM, IFINE, IILLU, INTDS, and IPHOT  for which you meet the prerequisites

 

IFINE 2750Text & Image

3

or

Studio Elective

3

Studio Elective

3

Choose 1 General Electives (3 credits)

Choose any course in the University that you are qualified for

General Elective

3