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Fine Arts

A.A. Degree

Program Learning Outcomes: After completing this major a student will be able to:

  • critique and evaluate the performance and execution of artistic endeavors in art, theatre and music.
  • use music specific to the creation of art, music and theatre arts.

Students transferring to a four-year institution will be prepared for additional study in the following areas:

Creative arts

Elementary & secondary teaching

Fine arts

Humanities

Interdisciplinary studies

Liberal studies

Contact:

(408) 848-4701

las@gavilan.edu

Fine Arts, General A.A. Degree

Program Learning Outcomes: After completing this degree a student will be able to:

  • critique and evaluate the performance and execution of artistic endeavors in art, theatre and music.
  • use music specific to the creation of art, music and theatre arts.

Activity Courses:

In addition to completing the core courses, an emphasis in Art, Music or Theatre must be completed with a minimum of 4 units of activity courses in that area. Electives from the other Fine Arts areas should be taken to complete the 22 units.

Studio Art Courses - 2 units (minimum)

      ART 2A or 2B, 3A, 5A, 8A, 10A, 13, 15A, 16A, 25, 34A

Music Performance Courses - 2 units (minimum)

      MUS 3A, 4A, 8A, 9A

Theatre Performance Courses - 2 units (minimum)

      THEA 2A, or 2B, 10, 11, 13A

 

ART 1A Art History 3 units

MUS 1A Music History and Literature 3 units

THEA 1A Theatre History 3 units

Choose 9 units:

ART 1B Art History (3 units)

ART 21 Ancient Americas: A History through Art (3 units)

MUS 1B Music History and Literature (3 units)

THEA 3 El Teatro Campesino (3 units)

THEA 7 Introduction to Theatre (3 units)

9 units

Choose a minimum of 4 units of any activity listed 4 units

Total Units for Major: 22 UNITS

Plus completion of general education requirements units vary

Total Units Required for A.A.: minimum of 60 UNITS

Recommended Electives: ANTH 3, CSIS 1 or 2, any English Literature, HIST 7, any Journalism