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The total semester credit hours required for a B.A. in Art with Teacher Certification is 120.

Should students prefer a career in teaching within the public or private sector, it is appropriate to pursue Teacher Certification. This is a BA with a major in Art with the 48 credit hours in the major and 24 credit hours of Education courses. Students interested in Teacher Certification will earn the BA in Art while completing the requirements for certification. It is necessary for the students to fulfill the education requirements to earn the BA degree in Art. Students must apply for admission to the Teacher Preparation program and obtain a certification advisor.

Please Note: The Information provided will be reflected in the 2013-2015 Catalog

Name: ___________________________________
UID: _____________________________________
Email: ___________________________________

Lower Level hours: _________________________
Upper level hours: __________________________

DEGREE REQUIREMENTS:
1. It is the student’s responsibility to read the catalog and be familiar with and fulfill all the requirements for the BA degree.
2. Complete at least 120 sch for the BA degree.  At least 48 sch must be completed at the junior/senior level, and 24 of the last 30 must be taken at U.T.P.B.
3. At least 30 sch must be taken at UTPB.
4. This degree does not require a minor. Please refer to the catalog for specific requirements.  However, if teacher certification is not completed, the degree will require a the completion of a minor.
5. Obtain at least a C grade in ALL MAJOR courses.  Maintain a GPA of 2.0 or C average in all courses applicable toward the BA degree.

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS (44 sch)
(Please refer to the catalog for specific course choices to fill the requirements.)
___ ___ English Composition 1301 & 1302 (6 sch)
___ ___ U.S. History 1301 & 1302 (6 sch)
___ ___ Political Science  2305 & 2306 (6 sch)
___ ___ Physical and Life Science (8 sch)
___ Literature (3 sch)       
___ Mathematics (college algebra or above, 3 sch)
___ Mathematics (math above college algebra, statistics) (3 sch)       
___ Visual or Performing Art (3 sch)
___ Communication (3 sch)       
___ Social Science (3 sch)

                        
Freshmn /Sophomore Visual Arts Core sch

ARTS 1303 Art History Survey I
ARTS 1304 Art History Survey II
ARTS 1311 Two Dimensional Design  
ARTS 1312 Three Dimensional Design
ARTS 1316 Introduction to Drawing
ARTS 2310 Figure Composition I
Subtotal:

3
3
3
3
3
3
18


All Art majors are required to meet the visual arts core prior to taking upper-level courses.  Students transferring to UT Permian Basin must also meet these requirements before taking junior and senior level Art courses.
Upper Level Art Requirements (30 sch)

___ Painting (3 sch)
___ Sculpture (3 sch)           
___ Ceramics (3sch)
___ Printmaking (3sch)
___ Drawing (3 sch)
___ Drawing (3 sch)
___ Photography (3 sch)
___ Art Elective (3 sch)
___ Art History before the Twentieth Century (3sch)
            ARTS 3301   Women Artists I
            ARTS 3303  American Art History I
            ARTS 43xx History of Renaissance Art
            ARTS 4304  History of Nineteenth Century Art
___ Art History of the Twentieth and Twenty-first Centuries (3 sch) 
                ARTS 3302    Women Artists II
                ARTS 3304    American Art History II
                ARTS 3305    Modern HIspanic Art and its Foundations
                ARTS 4300    Concepts in Modern Art
                ARTS 4301    Art since 1940

UPPER LEVEL ELECTIVES TO COMPLETE 120 SCH
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All Level ( EC-Grade 12) Certification - Students MUST contact a certification advisor for a certification plan and certification advising.
EDUCATION CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS (24 sch):

Professional Foundations
PSYC 3341 Child/Adolescent Psychology
EDUC 3352  The Exceptional Child
EDUC 4362    Bilingual/ESL/Multicultural Education

*Apply for admission to program prior to registration for Phase II courses.


Hours

3
3

Grade
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ENROLLMENT IN SUBSEQUENT COURSES IS RESTRICTED TO STUDENTS WHO HAVE APPLIED To AND BEEN ACCEPTED IN THE CERTIFICATION PROGRAM.

Management and Reading
EDUC 4321/22 Classroom Instruction/Management
*EDUC 4326 Reading in Content Areas
*Take the diagnostic tests for the TExES prior to registration for Phase III courses.


Hours

3
3

Grade

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Diagnostic pretests for the PPR TExES and Art TExES must be taken to enroll in EDUC 4378. If the PPR pretest is not passed, a test preparation module must be taken concurrently with EDUC 4378.

Content-Area Pedagogy
*EDUC 4378 Teaching Visual Arts
*These courses require lab time in public school classrooms
Hours
3
Grade
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During enrollment in EDUC 4378 the student should apply for admission to student teach the following semester and take the Art TExES and PPR TExES in order to be eligible to student teach.²

Student Teaching
EDUC 4099 Seminar: Student Teaching**
EDUC 4686  Student Teach: EC-12
*Take the content-area TExES and PPR TExES. Apply for admission to student teaching.
Hours
0
6
Grade
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²Candidates seeking to do an internship instead of student teach, must pass the Art TExES and graduate in order to be eligible to be hired as an intern.

 Student Signature: _____________________________
Academic Advisor's Signature: ____________________
Faculty Advisor's Signature: ______________________
Date: __________________________
Date: __________________________
Date: __________________________