NVCC 2004-2005 Catalog


     

PROGRAMS OF STUDY


     

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LIBERAL ARTS
Associate in Arts Degree AL, AN, LO, MA, WO, ELI*

Art History Specialization AL, AN, LO, MA, WO

Purpose: The Art History specialization is designed for students who plan to transfer to a college or university for a Bachelor of Arts degree in Art History.

Transfer Information: Students are advised to work closely with the faculty and counseling staff for program and course scheduling. Electives should be chosen carefully to meet requirements of transfer institution. The responsibility for proper course selection rests with the student.

First Year

1st Semester

2nd Semester


 

   ART

101

Hist. & Appreciation of Art I

3

 

   ENG

111

College Composition I

3

 

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201

Foreign Language

3

 

MTH

151

Math for the Liberal Arts I

3

 

PED

116

Lifetime Fitness & Wellness

1

 

   STD

 

Elective

1

 

 

   ART

102

Hist. & Appreciation of Art II

 

3

 

   ENG

112

College Composition II

 

3

 

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202

Foreign Language

 

3

 

MTH

152

Math for the Liberal Arts II

 

3

 

PED

/RPK

 

 

1

 

   SPD

110

Intro. to Speech Communication or

 

 

 

   

SPD

126 Interpersonal Communication

 

3

 


 

 

Total Credits/Semester

14

16

Second Year

1st Semester

2nd Semester


 

ART

211

Hist. of American Art I or

 

 

   

 

Approved Art History Elective

3

 

ENG

 

Literature Elective

3

 

HIS

 

Elective

3

 

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Natural Science/Lab Elective

4

 

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Social Science Elective

3

 

 

ART

212

Hist. of American Art II or

 

 

 

   

 

Approved Art History Elective

 

3

 

HIS

 

Elective

 

3

 

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Humanities/Fine Arts Elective

 

3

 

___

 

Natural Science/Lab Elective

 

4

 

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Social Science Elective

 

3

 


 

 

Total Credits/Semester

16

16

Total credits for the A.A. Degree in Liberal Arts with a Specialization in Art History = 62.

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 Students completing the A.A. in Liberal Arts must demonstrate intermediate college-level (201-202) proficiency in a language other than English. The 201-202 courses require a prerequisite proficiency equivalent to the 101-102 sequence in the language. Placement testing determines initial foreign language level. Students completing 101-102 foreign language may use those credits to meet general elective requirements. Waivers or credit by exam (through CLEP) for previous experience is available for some languages. Students whose native language is not English may substitute general electives for foreign language upon the approval of the advising division chair.

2 Any higher mathematics course with a computer component may be substituted, see transfer requirements.

3 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.

4 Art History electives: ART 103-104, ART 211-212, ART 250 or other elective approved by the ART division.

5 Any 200-level literature course with an ENG prefix satisfies this requirement.

6 HIS 101-102 or HIS 121-122 are recommended.

7 The natural science elective may be selected from biology, chemistry, geology, natural science, or physics with a lab component.

8 The social science elective may be selected from the following: economics, geography, history, political science, psychology, or sociology (includes anthropology).

9 The humanities/fine arts elective may be chosen from the list on page 38. Elective should be selected with advice of a counselor or faculty advisor to meet requirements of transfer institution.

 

       
 
       

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