Gogebic Community College

Art

Associate of Arts

The Program

The following schedule is for students who are planning to pursue a secondary teaching certificate and/or a bachelor's degree program in art and transfer to a four-year institution. Art majors who plan to transfer are normally required to present a comprehensive portfolio and will therefore prepare one at Gogebic Community College. Students are advised to check the requirements of transfer institutions early in their freshman year. Transfer may be indicated after one year.

The Requirements

The following are the required courses necessary to receive an Associate of Arts in Art.

COURSE  
CREDIT
ORI 100 Freshman Seminar
1
ENG 101 English Composition I
3
ENG 102 English Composition II
3
ART 101 Basic Drawing
3
ART 102 Basic Color & Design
3
ART 105 Life Drawing
3
ART 208 Design II
3
  *Art Electives
3
ART 220 Art Appreciation
3
HST 101 History of Western Civilization I
4
HST 102 History of Western Civilization II
4
PSY 101 General Psychology
4
SPE 101 Public Speaking
3
  Lab Science
4
  Lab Science or Math
4
  Social Science Electives
6
  **General Transfer Electives
9
  Humanities Elective
3
  ***PE Electives
  TOTAL CREDITS
66

*Choice of ART electives should be coordinated carefully with transfer school and faculty advisor.

**Art Majors who are planning to teach should complete EDU 201 and PSY 202.

***Students pursuing a baccalaureate degree may also wish to complete future physical education requirements while at GCC. Check the requirements of the university in which you plan to enroll.

For more information contact the Admissions Office
Phone 1-800-682-5910 ext. 207