Studio Art • Associate in Fine Arts

Transfer Program

Total Credit Hours: 67

Colleague Code: AFA.ARTST

Curriculum Code: AFA 102

Program Information:

  • For students who plan to enter teaching or one of the professional fields or who plan to pursue a Bachelor of Fine Arts program at a transfer institution.
  • Since completion of the AFA does not complete the Illinois General Education Core Curriculum, students may need to complete the general education requirements of the school to which they transfer.
  • Students who are planning on teaching art in a secondary school are required to take and pass the Test of Academic Proficiency (TAP) prior to transferring to an upper-division institution. Please contact the Education program at 217-786-2378 or 217-786-2391 for further information.

For Program Information Contact:

Arts and Humanities Department at 217-786-2318 or 217-786-2329 or see an academic advisor.

Recommended Course Sequence:

First Semester:

ART 102Two-Dimensional Design I

3

ART 103Drawing I

3

ART 204Art History-Survey of Western Art I

3

EGL 101Composition I

3

 

HIS 101History of Western Civilization I

4

OR

HIS 102History of Western Civilization II

4

Second Semester:

ART 104Drawing II

3

ART 115Three-Dimensional Design

3

ART 205Art History-Survey of Western Art II

3

EGL 102Composition II

3

Life Science Selection

4

Third Semester:

ART Elective

3

MAT 104General Education Mathematics

3

CMN 101Public Speaking Fundamentals

3

ART 204Art History-Survey of Western Art I

3

Fourth Semester:

ART 110Professional Practices in Art

1

ART 203Life Drawing

3

ART Elective

3

PSY 101Introduction to Psychology

3

Social Science Selection

3

Physical Science Selection

4

Course Requirements:

Required General Education Courses (33 credits)

Please see your advisor for course planning.

CMN 101Public Speaking Fundamentals

3

EGL 101Composition I

3

EGL 102Composition II

3

 

HIS 101History of Western Civilization I

4

OR

HIS 102History of Western Civilization II

4

 

MAT 104General Education Mathematics

3

PSY 101Introduction to Psychology

3

ART 204Art History-Survey of Western Art I

3

Life Science Selection

4

Physical Science Selection

4

Social Science Selection

3

Required Program Courses (34 credits)

ART 102Two-Dimensional Design I

3

ART 103Drawing I

3

ART 104Drawing II

3

ART 106Introduction to Computer Art

3

ART 110Professional Practices in Art

1

ART 115Three-Dimensional Design

3

ART 118Ceramics I

3

ART 203Life Drawing

3

ART 205Art History-Survey of Western Art II

3

ART 211Painting I

3

ART 221Printmaking I

3

ART Elective

3

Suggested ART electives: ART 112, ART 116, ART 212, ART 218 or ART 222