Bachelor of Arts in Art: Concentration in Art Education Roadmap

120 Total Units Required
Minimum number of units in the Major: 46

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
Select One Art History Course: 3
Western Art History I  
Western Art History II  
Asian Art History  
ENG 114
First Year Composition 1
or First Year Composition Stretch I
3
Area A: Oral Communication (A1) or Critical Thinking (A3) 2 3
Area B: Quantitative Reasoning (B4) 3
Area D: Social Sciences: U.S. History (D2) or U.S. and California Government (D3) 3
 Units15
Second Semester
ENG 214
Second Year Written Composition: English
or First Year Composition Stretch II
3
Major Studio Requirement (Select Three Total) See Note 3
Area A: Critical Thinking (A3) or Oral Communication (A1) 3
Area D: Social Sciences (D1) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 3
 Units15
Third Semester
Select One Art History Course: 3
Western Art History I  
Western Art History II  
Asian Art History  
Area B: Life Science (B2) and Laboratory Science (B3) 3 3-4
Area C: Literature (C3) 3
Written English Communication II (A4) if not already satisfied or Complementary Studies or SF State Studies 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 3
 Units15-16
Fourth Semester
Major Studio Requirement (Select Three Total) See Note – Take Two 6
Area B: Physical Science (B1) and Laboratory Science (B3) 3 3-4
Area C: Arts (C1) or Humanities (C2) 3
Area D: Social Sciences: U.S. History (D2) or U.S. and California Government (D3) 3
 Units15-16
Fifth Semester
ART 400GW Writing About Art - GWAR 4 3
Art History Requirement (6 units total): Two upper division courses: one in 20th/21st century art and one in non-European art (unless non-European requirement was met in lower division art history) 3
Upper Division Studio Art Requirement (18 units total): Choose one, two, or three studio areas to develop skills that will lead to developing a guided, personally directed body of work in a capstone course in the senior year. 3
Upper Division Physical and/or Life Sciences: UD–B (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 3
 Units15
Sixth Semester
Art History Requirement (6 units total): Two upper division courses: one in 20th/21st century art and one in non-European art (unless non-European requirement was met in lower division art history) 3
Upper Division Studio Art Requirement (18 units total): Choose one, two, or three studio areas to develop skills that will lead to developing a guided, personally directed body of work in a capstone course in the senior year. – Take Two 6
SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Two 6
 Units15
Seventh Semester
Upper Division Studio Art Requirement (18 units total): Choose one, two, or three studio areas to develop skills that will lead to developing a guided, personally directed body of work in a capstone course in the senior year. – Take Two 6
Upper Division Social Sciences: UD–D (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Two 6
 Units15
Eighth Semester
ART 509 Art Productions: Studio, Art History, Art Education 1
EDUC 450 Art and Learning 3
Upper Division Studio Art Requirement (18 units total): Choose one, two, or three studio areas to develop skills that will lead to developing a guided, personally directed body of work in a capstone course in the senior year. 3
SF State Studies or University Electives – Take Three 8
 Units15
 Total Units120-122

Major Studio Requirement (Select Three Total)

ART 210Introduction to Digital Media Arts3
ART 222Introduction to Textile Art3
ART 231Drawing 13
ART 235Printmaking 13
ART 240Introduction to Contemporary Sculpture3
ART 245Ceramics 13
ART 260Photography 13
1

ENG 114 can only be taken if you complete Directed Self-Placement (DSP) and select ENG 114; if you choose ENG 104/ ENG 105 through DSP you will satisfy A2 upon successful completion of ENG 105 in the second semester; multilingual students may be advised into alternative English courses

2

To avoid taking additional units, it is recommended that you meet LLD and SF State Studies requirements (AERM, GP, ES, SJ) within your GE or major  

3

Consider taking a class combined with a laboratory or a separate lab to fulfill B3 if requirement has not already been met.

4

You must take at least one GWAR (GW) course.