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Illustration - Core Curriculum

YEAR I

Foundation Design I & II
Foundation Drawing I & II
Visual Thinking
Color Theory
Digital Modeling for Illustrators*
Writing Workshop I & II
Convention, Canon, Sign
Becoming Modern

Total: 33 credits

YEAR II

Illustration Concepts and Practices I & II
Life Drawing for Illustrators I & II
Pictorial Fundamentals I & II
Digital Image Making
Modern & Contemporary Art History Course
Non-Western Art History Elective
Interpreting History
Cultural Collisions and Transformations

Total: 30 credits  

YEAR III 

Junior Studio
Life Drawing for Illustrators III & IV
Typography I
Digital Painting for Illustrators
Professional Development
Liberal Arts Electives
Studio Electives

Total: 33 credits  

YEAR IV

Senior Studio
Senior Thesis
Business for Illustration
Internship
Liberal Arts Electives
Open Electives

*Major course

Total: 31.5 credits 

 

Four Year Total

Foundation: 18 credits

Major: 55.5 credits

Liberal Arts: 42 credits

Open Electives: 6 credits

Studio Electives: 6 credits

TOTAL FOR DEGREE: 126 credits