Bachelor of Fine Arts in Applied Design

Core Curriculum

All degree programs require completion of the Core Curriculum. A complete description of the core and its requirements is available in the Core Curriculum section of the Daemen catalogue. Courses which satisfy a portion or complete a core requirement will have such designation indicated after the course title.

  1. MAJOR: 78 credits

    • ART103 Foundation Design I (3)
    • ART104 Foundation Design II (3)
    • ART105 Foundation Drawing I (3)
    • ART106 Foundation Drawing II (3)
    • ART204 Figure Drawing I (3)
    • ART205 Figure Drawing II (3)
    • ART240 Woodcuts & Monoprints (3)
    • ART275 History of Art: Ancient-Medieval (3) -- AA; WI
    • ART285 History of Art: Renaissance-Modern (3) -- AA;WI
    • ART331 Art Reading List (3)
    • ART340 Lithography & Intaglio (3)
    • ART345 Advanced Drawing I (3)
    • ART439 Serigraphy (3)
    • ART441 Advanced Printmaking (3)
    • ART443 Issues & Methodologies in Contemporary Art (2) -- ILIT; WI. NOTE: IN COMBINATION WITH ART498=RP
    • ART445 Special Projects (3)
    • Select one:

      • ART334 Digital Photography (3)
      • ART455 Photography (3)
    • ART490 Senior Project (3)
    • Art History Electives: 6 credits
    • Art Studio Electives: 18 credits
    • ART498 Senior Art Exhibit (1) -- NOTE: IN COMBINATION WITH ART443=RP
  2. CORE: 45 credits

    • CMP101 English Composition (3) - CS; ILIT; WI
    • IND101 Sustainable & Critical Relationships (3)
    • Core Electives: 39 credits



Requirements for Animation; Art; Arts Administration Programs: Admission, Admission to Upper Division, Graduation - consult the Visual & Performing Arts Department section of the catalogue or the Program Plans option on the Registrar's web page.

Suggested Course Sequence

Access the course sequence for the BFA, Applied Design, from the Visual & Performing Arts web page or from the Program Plans site on the Registrar's web page.

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