Studio Art: New Media, BASA

for the degree of Bachelor of Studio Arts Major in New Media


contact: Mark Avery

office: 140 Art and Design Building, Champaign, IL 61820

email: mavery@illinois.edu

phone: (217) 333-6632


school catalog page: Art & Design

school website: School of Art & Design

school faculty: Art & Design Faculty


overview of college admissions & requirements: Fine & Applied Arts

college website: Fine & Applied Arts


for the degree of Bachelor of Studio Arts Major in New Media


Foundation Requirements17
Arts at Illinois
Art, Design, and Society
Contemporary Issues in Art
Choose one Drawing Course (3 hours):
Observational Drawing
Expressive Drawing
Visualization Drawing
Choose one course in 2D Category (3 hours):
Introduction to Graphic Design
The Image World
Introduction to Printmaking
Beginning Painting
Choose one course in 3D Category (3 hours):
Introduction to Industrial Design
Crafts Design
Beginning Sculpture
Choose one course in 4D Category (3 hours):
Image Practice
Time Arts I
Interaction I
Art History Requirements12
Introduction to the History of Art and Visual Culture
Select one additional 100-level and two 200-level and above ARTH courses
General Education Requirements by Category
Advanced Composition (ACP)3
Cultural Studies: Non-Western Cultures, U.S. Minority Culture(s), Western/Comparative Cultures (CNW, USM, CW)9
Composition I (Comp. I)4
Humanities & the Arts (HUM)6
Natural Sciences & Technology (NAT)6
Quantitative Reasoning (QR)6
Social & Behavioral Sciences (SBS)6
Total Hours40
Total Credits for BA Studio Arts
Foundation Requirements17
Art History Requirements12
Concentration Requirements 116
General Education Requirements40
Language Requirement 2
Electives to bring the total hours earned to 122, including a minimum of 40 credits at the 300- or 400-level.37
Total Hours122

New Media Concentration

ARTS 241Image Practice 13
ARTS 243Time Arts I 13
ARTS 244Interaction I 13
ARTS 392Current Art Issues Seminar3
ARTS 448BASA Capstone Project4
Choose one of the following:3
Spec Topics in Studio Art
Internship in Studio Arts 2
Special Topics in Studio Art 2
Time Arts II
Interaction II
Special Topics in New Media
Total Hours16