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Computing in the Arts Major Requirements

Degree: Bachelor of Arts

Credit Hours: 50+

"PR" indicates a pre-requisite. "CO" indicates a co-requisite.

Courses within this major may also satisfy general education requirements. Please consult http://registrar.cofc.edu/general-edu for more information.

Required Courses

Choose one of the following:

CITA 120

Building Virtual Worlds (cross-listed with CSCI 120) (3) PR: None

OR

 

CITA 180

Computers, Music, and Art (cross-listed with CSCI 180) (3) PR: None

Required CITA Courses

CITA 210

Game Programming (cross-listed with CSCI 210) (3) PR: CSCI/CITA 120 or CSCI/CITA 180 or instructor permission

CITA 295

Seminar (1) PR: CSCI/CITA 210, CSCI 221, 9 hours in an art concentration

CITA 495

Capstone Seminar (3) PR: CITA 295

Required CSCI Courses

CSCI 220

Computer Programing I (3) PR: CSCI 120 or CSCI 180 or CSCI 210 or MATH 111 or higher; CO: CSCI 220L

CSCI 220L

Computer Programing I Lab (1) CO: CSCI 220

CSCI 221

Computer Programing II (3) PR: CSCI 220, CSCI 220L; CO or PR: MATH 207

CSCI Elective Requirement: Select 9 credit hours from the following:

CSCI 230

Data Structure and Algorithms (3) PR: CSCI 221, MATH 207

CSCI 250

Introduction to Computer Organization and Assembly Language Programming (3) PR: CSCI 220 and CSCI 220L; CO or PR: MATH 207

CSCI 320

Programming Language Concepts (3) PR: CSCI 221, MATH 207

CSCI 325

Functional and Logic Programming (3) PR: CSCI 221, MATH 207

CSCI 350

Digital Logic and Computer Organization (3) PR: CSCI 250; PR or CO: MATH 307

CSCI 360

Software Architecture and Design (3) PR: CSCI 230, MATH 207: CO: COMM 104

CSCI 380

User Interface Development (3) PR: CSCI 221, MATH 207, or instructor permission

CSCI 399

Tutorial (3, Repeatable up to 12) PR: Junior standing, tutor permission, department chair permission

CSCI 470

Principles of Artificial Intelligence (3) PR: CSCI 230, MATH 307

CSCI 480

Principles of Computer Graphics (3) PR: CSCI 230, MATH 220, MATH 307

CSCI 490

Special Topics (3) PR: Instructor permission

Math Requirement

MATH 105

Calculus for Business and Social Sciences (3) PR: MATH 101 or placement

OR

 

MATH 111

Pre-Calculus Mathematics (4) PR: C- or better in MATH 101 or placement

AND

 

MATH 207

Discrete Structures I (3) PR: MATH 105, MATH 111, or MATH 120

Select a concentration area from the following (Art, Music or Theatre):

Art Concentration

ARTS 119

Drawing I (3) PR: None

ARTH 287

New Media in Contemporary Art (3) PR: None

Elective Requirement: Select 12 credit hours from the following:

ARTH 101

History of Art: Prehistoric Through Medieval (3) PR: None

ARTH 102

History of Art: Renaissance to Modern (3) PR: None

ARTH 104

Themes in the History of Art (3) PR: None

ARTH 293

Introduction to Film Art (3) PR: None

ARTS 215

Photography I (3) PR: ARTS 119

ARTS 216

Painting I (3) PR: ARTS 119

ARTS 218

Printmaking I (3) PR: ARTS 119 or instructor permission

ARTS 220

Sculpture I (3) PR: None

ARTH 306

Studies in Modern, Contemporary, and Film Arts (3) PR: instructor permission or 6 hours of ARTH or ARTH 299

ARTH 391

Contemporary Art (3) PR: instructor permission or 6 hours of ARTH or ARTH 299

ARTH 392

The Camera and Visual Perception (3) PR: instructor permission or 6 hours of ARTH or ARTH 299

ARTH 490

Independent Study in Art History (3) PR: Junior or senior standing, declared ARTH major, overall GPA of at least 3.00 and ARTH major GPA of at least 3.30

ARTS 315

Photography II (3) PR: ARTS 215

ARTS 319

Drawing II (3) PR: ARTS 119

ARTS 322

Painting II (3) PR: ARTS 216

ARTS 323

Printmaking II (3) PR: ARTS 218 or instructor permission

ARTS 324

Sculpture II (3) PR: ARTS 119, ARTS 220, or instructor permission

ARTS 326

Drawing III (3) PR: ARTS 319 or instructor permission

ARTS 327

Advanced Photographic Techniques (3) PR: ARTS 215, ARTS 315, or instructor permission

ARTS 328

Painting III (3) PR: ARTS 322

ARTS 330

Sculpture III (3) PR: ARTS 324 or instructor permission

ARTS 331

Painting IV (3) PR: ARTS 328

ARTS 332

Advanced Printmaking (3) PR: ARTS 323 or ARTS 329 or instructor permission

ARTS 333

Sculpture IV (3) PR: ARTS 330 or instructor permission

ARTS 334

Advanced Photography IV (3) PR: ARTS 215, ARTS 315, or instructor permission

ARTS 335

Selected Topics in Advanced Studio Practice (3) PR: Vary according to topic

ARTS 339

Drawing IV (3) PR: ARTS 326 or instructor permission

ARTS 430

Independent Study in Studio Art (3) PR: Department chair approval

Music Concentration

MUSC 146

Fundamentals of Music (3) PR: None

MUSC 246

Music Theory I (3) PR: Instructor permission

Elective Requirements: Select 12 credit hours from the following:

MUSC 247

Music Theory II (3) PR: MUSC 246, MUSC 238, or instructor permission

MUSC 345

Jazz Theory (3) PR: None

MUSC 351

Seminar in Music Composition (3) PR: MUSC 237

MUSC 352

Seminar in Music Composition II (3) PR: MUSC 351

MUSC 381

Music History I (3) PR: MUSC 247 or instructor permission

MUSC 382

Music History II (3) PR: MUSC 381 or instructor permission

MUSC 399

Tutorial (3, Repeatable up to 12) PR: Junior standing, tutor permission, department chair permission

MUSC 460

Senior Independent Study in Music Theory or Composition (3 or 6) PR: MUSC 352 or instructor permission; overall GPA of at least 2.75, department permission

MUSC 481

Music Theory III (3) PR: MUSC 247

MUSC 482

Music Theory IV (3) PR: MUSC 481

MUSC 499

Bachelor’s Essay (6) PR: department permission

Theatre Concentration

THTR 276

Script Analysis (3) PR: None

THTR 277

Acting I: Basic Approach (3) PR: None

THTR 355

Playwriting I (3) PR or CO: THTR 276

Select one course from the following:

THTR 240

Costume I: Introductory Studies (3) PR: None

THTR 209

Stagecraft I (3) PR: None

Select one course from the following:

THTR 310

Theatre History and Literature to 1750 (3) PR: Junior or senior standing

THTR 311

Theatre History and Literature after 1750 (3) PR: Junior or senior standing

Select one course from the following:

THTR 207

Rendering for Theatre (3) PR: THTR 209 or THTR 240

THTR 221

Creative Drama I (3) PR: None

THTR 340

Costuming II: Pattern Drafting and Advanced Sewing Techniques (3) PR: THTR 240

THTR 350

Selected Topics in Communication Production (3) PR: None

THTR 455

Playwriting II (3) PR: THTR 355