NVCC 1997-1998 Catalog
    Instructional Programs

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

[ NVCC Home Page | Catalog Search | Table of Contents | Instructional Programs | Previous Page | Next Page ]
Purpose: The Associate in Arts degree with a major in Fine Arts is designed for students who plan to transfer to a four-year program in a professional school or to a college or university baccalaureate degree program in Fine Arts.

Recommended Preparation: Satisfactory aptitude in visual art.

First Year1st Semester2nd Semester

   ART101Hist. & Appreciation of Art I3
   ART121Drawing I or ART 131
   Fund. of Design I
   ENG111College Composition I3
___Foreign Language3
___Social Science Elective3
   ART102Hist. & Appreciation of Art II 3
   ART122Drawing II or ART 132 
   Fund. of Design II 4
   ENG112College Composition II 3
___Foreign Language 3
___Social Science Elective 3

Total Credits/Semester1716

Second Year1st Semester2nd Semester

___Social Science Elective3
   MTH151Math for the Liberal Arts I3
___Natural Science/Lab Elective4
PED116Lifetime Fitness & Wellness1
   SPD110Intro. to Speech Communication3
   ___ART or General Elective 3
___Social Science Elective 3
   MTH152Math for the Liberal Arts II 3
___Natural Science/Lab Elective 4

Total Credits/Semester1414

Total credits for the A.A. Degree in Fine Arts = 61.

1 Intermediate level (201-202) proficiency in a foreign language is required. These courses require a 101-102 sequence in the language or equivalent proficiency. Waivers or credit by exam (through CLEP) for previous experience may be available for some languages.

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

3 Natural science courses may be selected from biology, chemistry, geology, natural science, or physics.

4 The PED requirement may be met by one of the following options: PED 116, 2 cr.; PED 220, 2 cr.; PED 116, 1 cr. plus a PED activities course, 1 cr.; or PED 116, 1 cr. plus RPK 205, 207, 208, 216, or 225. PED 116 is offered as both a 1-credit and a 2-credit course.

Last revised:
Comments to: webmaster@nvcc.edu