General Education Requirements for School of Design & Production

The typical course load for UNCSA college students pursuing the Bachelor of Fine Arts is one academic course Fall Semester and two courses Spring semester. Depending on your academic background your first year you will be assigned a section of ENG 1101: Composition I for the Fall Semester that fits your Design and Production schedule. In spring you will complete the Composition sequence with ENG 1102: Composition II AND choose an elective that fulfills another DLA requirement. If you come in with transfer credit for ENG 1101: Composition I you may choose to take ENG 1102: Composition II or the ENG 1200: Writing About, which may be taken to fulfill the Composition II requirement. Outside of these courses, your Liberal Arts advisor will help you to choose appropriate classes that meet the requirements for your degree program.

Summary of the Liberal Arts courses required for a BFA in the School of Design & Production

Course Number Title Credit Hours
ENG 1101  Composition I 3
ENG 1102 Composition II 3
DLA elective academic elective of choice 3
MAT or SCI Math or Science 3
HUM 2101 Self, Society, and Cosmos 3
HUM 2102-2112 Paths to the Present (select one course) 3
PHI or PSY Philosophy or Psychology 3
HUM or HIS ARH 1101 History of Art I 3
LIT or WRI LIT 29XX Dramatic Literature (select one course) 3
In addition to the core requirements, students must take the following courses:
THH 2101 Theatre History I 3
THH 2102 Theatre History II 3
ARH 1102 History of Art II 3
Division of Liberal Arts Credit Hours = 36