2014-15 Catalog

AFA Degree Requirements

Associate in Fine Arts Degree

(Emphasis in Art)

I. General Education Requirements31
A. Communications9
Freshman Composition 1
   and Freshman Composition 2 *
Introduction to Public Speaking
B. Humanities6
Select one or more courses from two subject areas — no fine arts courses applicable:
Introduction to Fiction
Introduction to Drama
Introduction to Poetry
American Literature 1
American Literature 2
British Literature 1
British Literature 2
Women's Literature
Logic
Introduction to Philosophy
Ethics
C. Social Sciences6
Select one or more courses from at least two different disciplines:
Principles of Macro Economics
Principles of Micro Economics
Human Geography
World Regional Geography
American History to 1877
American Hist From 1877
Western Civilization 1
Western Civilization 2
History of Africa: 1500 to Present
American Goverment & Politics
State & Local Government
International Relations
Comparative Government
Introduction to Psychology
Social Psychology
The Social Psychology of Aging
Developmental Psychology
Introduction to Sociology
Contemporary Social Problems
Marriage and the Family
Intro to Cultural Anthropology
Introduction to Anthropology
Introduction to Diversity
Gender & Society
D. Science/Mathematics10
Science7
Select one course from Life Sciences, one course from Physical Sciences, and at least one laboratory course:
General Biology
General Zoology
Concepts of Chemistry
General Chemistry 1
The Physical Universe
General Physics 1
Mathematics3
Concepts of Mathematics
Math for Elementary Teaching 2
Finite Mathematics
Calculus for Business Or Social Science
Statistics
Calculus With Analytic Geometry 1
Calculus With Analytic Geometry 2
Calculus With Analytic Geometry 3
Statistics for Social Science (One or the other, but not both)
General Education Statistics
II. Art33
Core Art Courses21
Art: Prehistoric to 1400
Art: 1400 to Present Day
Two Dimensional Design
Three Dimensional Design
Drawing 1
Drawing 2
Life Drawing
Elective Art Courses12
Painting
Advanced Painting
Printmaking
Digital Photography
Digital Photography II
Ceramics 1
Ceramics 2
Computer Art
III. Other Requirements
GPA Required for Graduation — 2.0 on 4.0 scale
Residency Requirement — (Complete 15 semester hours at Sandburg)
Total Hours Required For Degree64
*

grades of "C" or better required for both courses

Associate in Fine Arts Degree

(Emphasis in Music Performance)

I. General Education Requirements28
A. Communications9
Freshman Composition 1
   and Freshman Composition 2 *
Introduction to Public Speaking
B. Humanities6
Select one or more courses from 2 subject areas — no music courses applicable:
Art Appreciation
Art: Prehistoric to 1400
Art: 1400 to Present Day
Introduction to Fiction
Introduction to Drama
Introduction to Poetry
American Literature 1
American Literature 2
British Literature 1
British Literature 2
Women's Literature
Logic
Introduction to Philosophy
Ethics
Theatre Arts Appreciation
Theatre History
C. Social Sciences3
Principles of Macro Economics
Principles of Micro Economics
Human Geography
World Regional Geography
American History to 1877
American Hist From 1877
Western Civilization 1
Western Civilization 2
History of Africa: 1500 to Present
American Goverment & Politics
State & Local Government
International Relations
Comparative Government
Introduction to Psychology
Social Psychology
The Social Psychology of Aging
PSY.221
Developmental Psychology
Introduction to Sociology
Contemporary Social Problems
Marriage and the Family
Intro to Cultural Anthropology
Introduction to Anthropology
Introduction to Diversity
Gender & Society
D. Science/Mathematics10
Science — select at least one lab course7
General Biology
General Zoology
General Botany
Environmental Science
Human Biology
Concepts of Chemistry
General Chemistry 1
Introduction to Earth Science
The Physical Universe
General Physics 1
Math3
Concepts of Mathematics
Math for Elementary Teaching 2
Finite Mathematics
Calculus for Business Or Social Science
Statistics
Calculus With Analytic Geometry 1
Calculus With Analytic Geometry 2
Calculus With Analytic Geometry 3
Statistics for Social Science (One or the other, but not both)
General Education Statistics
II. Music35
Music Theory 1
Music Theory 2
Ear Train & Sight Sing 1
Ear Train & Sight Sing 2
Music History & Literature
Music Theory 3
Music Theory 4
Ear Train & Sight Sing 3
Ear Train & Sight Sing 4
Performing Ensemble
MUS 12X 2 semester credits2
MUS 22X-2 semester credits2
Private Lessons for Pianists
MUS 13x-2 semester credits2
MUS.140Private Piano 12
MUS 23x-2 semester credits2
MUS.240Private Piano 22
Private Lessons-For all other Instruments
MUS.130Private Piano 11
MUS 14x -4 semester credits4
MUS.230Private Piano 21
MUS 24x-4 semester credits4
III. Other Requirements
GPA Required for Graduation — 2.0 on 4.0 scale
Residency Requirement — (Complete 15 semester hours at Sandburg)
Total Hours Required For Degree63
*

grades of "C" or better required for both courses

Associate in Fine Arts Degree

(Emphasis in Music Education)

I. General Education Requirements28
A. Communications9
Freshman Composition 1
   and Freshman Composition 2 *
Introduction to Public Speaking
B. Health3
Health
C. Social Sciences6
American Goverment & Politics
American History to 1877
American Hist From 1877
D. Science/Mathematics10
Science — select at least one lab course7
General Biology
General Zoology
General Botany
Environmental Science
Human Biology
Concepts of Chemistry
General Chemistry 1
Introduction to Earth Science
The Physical Universe
General Physics 1
Math3
Concepts of Mathematics
General Education Statistics
Math for Elementary Teaching 2
Finite Mathematics
Calculus for Business Or Social Science
Statistics
Calculus With Analytic Geometry 1
Calculus With Analytic Geometry 2
Calculus With Analytic Geometry 3
II. Music35
Music Theory 1
Music Theory 2
Ear Train & Sight Sing 1
Ear Train & Sight Sing 2
Music History & Literature
Music Theory 3
Music Theory 4
Ear Train & Sight Sing 3
Ear Train & Sight Sing 4
Performing Ensemble
MUS 12x 2 semester credits 2
MUS 22X 2 semester credits2
Private Lessons for Pianists-
MUS 13x 2 semester credits2
MUS.140-4 semester credits4
MUS 23x-2 semesters credit2
MUS.240-4 semester credits4
For All Other Instruments
MUS.1302
MUS 14x4
MUS.2302
MUS24x4
III. Other Requirements
GPA Required for Graduation — 2.0 on 4.0 scale
Residency Requirement — (Complete 15 semester hours at Sandburg)
Total Hours Required For Degree63