Minimum Credit Requirement: 128 credits
Minimum Residency Requirement: 32 credits must be taken at UNH
Minimum GPA: 2.0 required for conferral*
Core Curriculum Required: Discovery & Writing Program Requirements
Foreign Language Requirement: Yes
All Major, Option and Elective Requirements as indicated.
*Major GPA requirements as indicated.
Students selecting to work toward a bachelor of arts degree in studio art/art education must complete a minimum of 14 courses (56 credits), with a minimum grade of C in each course. The following courses are required:
|Code ||Title ||Credits |
|Principles of Design|
|Introduction Printmaking: Intaglio|
|Painting Design I: Perceptual Painting and Color Theory|
|Introduction to Darkroom Photography|
|Introductory Digital Photography (recommended)|
|Introduction to Art History|
or ARTH 474
| Introduction to Architectural History|
Concentration Courses (4 courses)
, ARTS 525, ARTS 536, ARTS 546, ARTS 551, ARTS 552, ARTS 596), Jterm and summer online courses cannot be used.
|Code ||Title ||Credits |
|Ceramics Workshop (may be repeated)|
|Principles of Typography|
|Animation and Motion Design|
|Interaction & Game Design|
|Design and Place|
|Design and People|
|Wood/Furniture Design Workshop (may be repeated)|
|Printmaking Workshop (may be repeated)|
|Painting Design II: Perceptual Painting and the Individual Artist's Vision (may be repeated, must be taken twice before advancing to 746)|
|Photography Workshop (may be repeated)|
|Sculpture Workshop (may be repeated)|
|Advanced Drawing (may be repeated)|
|Painting Design III: Perceptual Painting and Narrative Themes (may be repeated)|
|Independent Study: Studio Art (K: Wood Design, may be repeated)|
The Discovery Program capstone requirement will be fulfilled by completing a capstone project that reflects the training received, and personal artistic growth made, throughout the student’s years of study at UNH. The capstone project includes participation in the BA/BFA Senior Exhibition in the UNH Museum of Art in April-May. Students will submit a minimum of 5 (or the equivalent what would be the equivalent of 5) recent works for faculty to review and select for the exhibition. At the review a written artist statement and verbal explanation of the work must also be presented.
The required minimum overall GPA in major coursework is 2.0.
Candidates for a degree must satisfy all of the University Discovery Program requirements in addition to satisfying the requirements of each individual major program. Bachelor of arts candidates must also satisfy the foreign language proficiency requirement.
Studio art/art education majors may use two major-required courses to satisfy two Discovery category requirements.