NVCC 2003-2004 Catalog
    Instructional Programs

Associate in Applied Arts Degree AL, AN, LO, MA, WO  

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Purpose: The Associate in Applied Arts degree with a major in Fine Arts is designed for students who seek employment in the applied arts field.

Recommended Preparation: Satisfactory aptitude in visual art.

First Year1st Semester2nd Semester

   ART101Hist. & Appreciation of Art I3
   ART121Drawing I4
   ART131Fund. of Design I4
   ENG111College Composition I3
___Social Science Elective3
   ART102Hist. & Appreciation of Art II 3
   ART122Drawing II 4
   ART132Fund. of Design II 4
   ENG112College Composition II 3
PED116Lifetime Fitness & Wellness 1
___Social Science Elective 3

Total Credits/Semester1818

Second Year1st Semester2nd Semester

RT221Drawing III or
   ART253 Design III or
   PHT101 Photography I3-4
___Art Studio or General Elective6
___Humanities/Fine Arts Elective3
   MTH151Math for the Liberal Arts I3
ART222Drawing IV or 
   ART254 Design IV or 
   PHT102 Photography II 3-4
___Art Studio or General Elective 4
___Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3
SPD110Intro. to Speech Communication 3

Total Credits/Semester15-1614-15

Total credits for the A.A.A. Degree in Fine Arts = 65-67.

To graduate from a degree program, students entering NVCC Fall 1999 or later must demonstrate computer competency skills as described in the Degree Requirements section of the Instructional Programs of this catalog.

1 Social science courses may be selected from the following: economics, geography, history, political science, psychology, or sociology (includes anthropology).

2 The PED requirement may be met by one of the following options: PED 116, 2 cr.; PED 116, 1 cr. plus a PED activities course, 1 cr.; or PED 116, 1 cr. plus RPK 205, 216, or 225. PED 116 is offered as both a 1-credit and a 2-credit course.

3 Recommended studio electives: painting, sculpture, printmaking, ceramics, computer graphics, advanced drawing and/or fine arts photography.

4 The Humanities/Fine Arts elective may be chosen from list on page 38.

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