Below is a sample 4-year plan for students pursuing the BFA in Visual Art with a concentration in Textiles/Fibers. To view the list of courses approved to fulfill KU Core Goals, please visit the KU Core website.

Freshman
FallHoursSpringHours
ENGL 101 (Goal 2.1 Written Communication, 2 Crs Required, BFA Writing 1)3ENGL 102 (Goal 2.1 Written Communication, 2 Crs Required, BFA Writing 2)3
Goal 1.2 Quantitative Literacy 3Goal 2.2 Communication3
ART 101 (Major Requirement)3ART 102 (Major Requirement)3
ART 103 (Major Requirement)3ART 130 (Major Requirement)3
HA 150 (Goal 4.2 Global Awareness, Major Requirement)3HA 151 (Goal 3 Humanities, Major Requirement)3
 15 15
Sophomore
FallHoursSpringHours
Goal 1.1 Critical Thinking3Goal 3 Social Science3
Goal 3 Natural Science3HA 300+ Elective Course (Major Requirement)3
HA Non-Western Art Elective (Major Requirement)13TD 314 (Major Requirement)3
ART 104 (Major Requirement)3TD 316 (Major Requirement)3
TD 313 (Major Requirement)3Studio Art Elective Course (Major Requirement)3
 15 15
Junior
FallHoursSpringHours
Goal 4.1 US Diversity3TD 402 (Major Requirement)33
TD 315 (Major Requirement)23TD 504 (Major Requirement)3
TD 401 (Major Requirement)3Studio Art Elective Course (Major Requirement)3
Studio Art Elective Course (Major Requirement)3Studio Art Elective Course (Major Requirement)3
Studio Art Elective Course (Major Requirement)3Elective (Total Hours)3
 15 15
Senior
FallHoursSpringHours
TD 515 (Goal 6 Integration & Creativity, Major Requirement)33Goal 5 Social Responsibility & Ethics3
SOTA Elective3TD 520 (Major Requirement)3
Sutdio Art Elective Course (Major Requirement)3Elective 300+ (Total Hours)3
Elective 300+ (Total Hours)3Elective 300+ (Total Hours)3
Elective 300+ (Total Hours)3Elective (Total Hours)3
 15 15
Total Hours: 120
1

A list of possible courses for History of Art Non-Western can be found on the degree requirements tab.

2

 TD 315 and TD 401 are only offered in the fall. TD 402 is only offered in the spring.

3

 A full list of possible courses listed on degree requirements tab. Not all courses listed are approved Goal 6 courses. If the course taken to fulfill this major requirement is not a Goal 6 course, student will need an additional course to fulfill the KU Core requirement. 

Please note:

All students in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences are required to complete 120 total hours of which 45 hours must be at the Jr/Sr (300+) level, and 100 hours must be from within the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

The same course cannot be used to fulfill more than one KU Core Goal. However, overlap of a KU Core course with a major or degree-specific requirement is allowed. Overlapping is recommended to allow more opportunities to explore other majors and/or minors.