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    Housatonic Community College
  Dec 11, 2017
2017-2018 Academic Catalog

Fine Arts: Art (EB20)

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Associate in Arts Degree

The following combination of courses allows any student to obtain both an Associate in Arts Degree and to transfer into most four-year colleges offering programs in Fine Art, Art Education, and Art History.


  • Attain mastery of the basic conventions of drawing and design.
  • Become competent in a variety of artistic media.
  • Demonstrate visual thinking and productive problem-solving.
  • Enhance visual literacy and esthetic appreciation, through the study of art history, of the culture we have inherited.

Suggested Sequence of Courses:

Prerequisite or parallel courses may be required. Please check individual course descriptions for details.

Total Credits: 61-62

MAT* E104  or higher. 

2 Choose from ART* E131  or ART* E163  

3 Choose from: ART* E155 ART* E157 , ART* E253 .

NOTE: There is no minimum requirement for the number of 200-level courses necessary for this degree.

NOTE: Please read Expectations for Student Use of Computers in Courses here.

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