B.F.A. in Art + Design - Metalsmithing and Jewelry Concentration

This is a screened program. Please see the admission requirements for additional information.

Requirements for All Art + Design Majors

First-Level Foundation
ART 101DIGITAL TOOLS AND CONCEPTS3
ART 1032D PROCESS3
ART 1043D PROCESS3
ART 211DRAWING: OBSERVATION AND INVENTION3
ART 212VISUAL CONCEPTS3
ARTH 221SURVEY OF WESTERN ART I3
ARTH 222SURVEY OF WESTERN ART II3
Total Units21

Metalsmithing and Jewelry Concentration Requirements 

Second-Level Foundation
ART 217IMAGEMAKING: DIGITAL PROCESS3
ART 218METALS + JEWELRY I3
ART 241SCULPTURE I3
ART 318METALS + JEWELRY II3
ART 361DIGITAL OBJECT DESIGN3
ARTH 327HISTORY OF MODERN DESIGN3
Required Courses
ART 307MATERIALS: CONCEPT AND PROCESS3
ART 315CASTING: MATERIALS AND PROCESS3
ART 365DESIGN FOR THE WWW3
ART 419METALS + JEWELRY III3
ART 422DESIGNING FOR PRODUCTION3
ART 490INTERNSHIP IN ART3
ART 498BFA PROJECT3
ARTH 328ART, CULTURE AND POLITICS3
or ARTH 485 SEMINAR IN ART HISTORY
Electives
Select six of the following:18
ENAMELING: GLASS ON METAL
SOCIAL DESIGN AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP
ELECTROFORMING AND ENAMELING
ADVANCED STUDIO 1
HOLLOWWARE AND FORGING
ART 2xx/3xx/4xx
Any 200-, 300- or 400-level studio course (up to 6 units, no more than 3 units may be 200 level)
Total Units60
1

To count towards concentration electives, ART 414 must be taken for 3 units. 

Suggested Four-Year Plan

Based on course availability and student needs and preferences, the selected sequences will probably vary from those presented below. Students should consult with their adviser to make the most appropriate elective choices.

Freshman
Term 1UnitsTerm 2Units
ART 1013ART 2113
ART 103 (Core 4)3ART 2123
ART 1043ART 2183
ARTH 221 (Core 5)3Core 2 (or Core 1)3
Core 1 (or Core 2)3Core 33
 15 15
Sophomore
Term 1UnitsTerm 2Units
ART 2173Approved ART/ARTH Required Course13
ART 2413ART 3183
ARTH 2223ART 3613
Core 63Core 83-4
Core 74Core 143
 Screening occurs at the end of this term.
 16 15-16
Junior
Term 1UnitsTerm 2Units
Approved ART/ARTH Required Course13Approved ART/ARTH Required Course13
Approved ART/ARTH Required Course13ART 2xx/3xx/4xx: Any Approved Jewelry Elective23
Approved ART/ARTH Required Course13ART 2xx/3xx/4xx: Any Approved Jewelry Elective23
ARTH 3273ART 2xx/3xx/4xx: Any Approved Jewelry Elective23
ART 351 or ENGL 317 (Suggested Core 9)3Core 103
 15 15
Senior
Term 1UnitsTerm 2Units
Approved ART/ARTH Required Course13ART 4983
Approved ART/ARTH Required Course13ART 2xx/3xx/4xx: Any Approved Jewelry Elective23
ART 2xx/3xx/4xx: Any Approved Jewelry Elective23ART 2xx/3xx/4xx: Any Approved Jewelry Elective23
Core 113Core 123
Elective3Core 133
 15 15
Total Units 121-122
1

Approved ART/ARTH Required Courses:

ART 307, ART 315, ART 365, ART 419, ART 422, ART 490, ART 498, ARTH 328 (or ARTH 485)

2

 Approved Electives - Select six of the following:
ART 307, ART 313, ART 327, ART 410, ART 414, ART 438, ART 2xx/3xx/4xx (Studio Course)
*Refer to requirements*