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 3ART 102 (Major Requirement)3
ART 101 (Major Requirement)3ART 104 (Major Requirement)3
ART 103 (Major Requirement)3HA 151 (Goal 3 Humanities, Major Requirement)3
HA 150 (Goal 4.2 Global Awareness, Major Requirement)3ART 1333
 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
TD 313 (Major Requirement)3TD 316 (Major Requirement)3
TD 315 (Major Requirement)23Studio Art Elective Course (Major Requirement)3
 15 15
Junior
FallHoursSpringHours
Goal 4.1 US Diversity3TD 402 (Major Requirement)3
Goal 2.2 Oral Communication3TD 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
Elective (Total Hours)3Elective (Total Hours)3
 15 15
Senior
FallHoursSpringHours
TD 515 (Goal 6 Integration & Creativity, Major Requirement)3Goal 5 Social Responsibility & Ethics3
ART 6503TD 520 (Major Requirement)3
Sutdio Art Elective Course (Major Requirement)3ART 6603
Elective 300+ (Total Hours)3Elective 300+ (Total Hours)3
Elective 300+ (Total Hours)3Elective (Total Hours)3
 15 15
Total Hours: 120
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A list of possible courses for History of Art Non-Western can be found on the degree requirements tab.

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.

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.