Curatorial Studies - Core Curriculum

YEAR I

Foundation Design I & II
Foundation Drawing I & II
Visual Thinking
Color Theory
Working and Thinking as a Curator*
Writing Workshop I & II
Convention, Canon, Sign
Becoming Modern

Total: 33 credits

YEAR II

History of Curating
Critical Approaches
Studio Minor
Modern & Contemporary Art History Course
Non-Western Art History Elective
Interpreting History
Cultural Collisions and Transformations
Studio Electives

Total: 30 credits 

YEAR III 

Exhibitionism
Curatorial Studies Method
Professional Development
Theory, Criticism & Aesthetics
Studio Minor
Liberal Arts Electives
Studio Electives

Total: 33 credits  

YEAR IV

Curatorial Studies Thesis I & II
Internship
Liberal Arts Electives
Studio Electives
Open Electives

Total: 31.5 credits 

 

Four Year Total

Foundation: 18 credits

Major: 42 credits (includes 15.0 credits for studio minor)

Studio Minor: 15 credits

Liberal Arts: 42 credits

Open Electives: 6 credits

Studio Electives: 18 credits

TOTAL FOR DEGREE: 126 credits

* Major Course