Visual Arts Course Offerings

Faculty of Humanities




Visual Arts Course Offerings


Honours Program
Year 1
- VISA 1P93, 1P94, 1P96, 1P97, 1Q98 and 1Q99
- one Science context credit
- one elective credit

Year 2
- One credit from VISA 2F05, 2P02, 2P04, 2P26, 2P27, 2P99, 2F99, 2M90-2M99, 2P95, 2P96
- one credit from VISA 2P41, 2P50, 2P51, 2P52, 2P53, 2P90, 2P92, 2Q98, 3M00-3M04, 3P03, 3P04, 3P22, 3P23, 3P24, 3P25
- VISA 2P93 and 2P94, or VISA 2P97 and 2P98
- one language credit (see language requirement)
- one Social Science context credit

Year 3
- Two VISA studio credits numbered 3(alpha)00 to 3(alpha)99
- one VISA credit (see program note 8)
- one VISA studio credit
- one elective credit (see program note 8)

Year 4
- VISA 3P90 and 3P91
- two VISA studio credits numbered 3(alpha)90 to 4(alpha)10
- two elective credits (see program note 8)

Concurrent BA/BEd Program
The Department of Visual Arts and the Faculty of Education co-operate in offering two Concurrent BA (Honours)/BEd programs. The Visual Arts BA (Honours)/BEd program combines the BA Honours program or the BA Integrated Studies Honours program with the teacher education programs for students interested in teaching at the Intermediate/Senior level (grades 7-12) and at the Junior/Intermediate level (grades 4-10). Refer to the Education - Concurrent BA (Honours)/BEd (Intermediate/Senior) or Education - Concurrent BA Integrated Studies (Honours)/BEd (Junior/Intermediate) program listings for further information.

Pass Program
Year 1
- VISA 1P93, 1P94, 1P96, 1P97, 1Q98 and 1Q99
- one Science context credit
- one elective credit

Year 2
- one credit from VISA 2F05, 2P02, 2P04, 2P26, 2P27, 2P95, 2P96, 2P99
- one credit from VISA 2P93, 2P94, 2P97, 2P98, 2M90-2M99
- one Social Science context credit
- one language credit (see language requirement)
- one elective credit

Year 3
- One credit from VISA 2P41, 2P50, 2P51, 2P52, 2P53, 2P90, 2P92, 2Q98, 3M00-3M04, 3P01, 3P05, 3P06, 3P22, 3P23, 3P24, 3P25, 3P50, 3P90, 3P91
- one VISA studio credit numbered 3(alpha)00 to 3(alpha)99
- one VISA studio credit
- two elective credits

Combined Major Program

A student in Visual Arts may combine either an Honours or Pass program in Visual Arts and a second discipline. For requirements in the other discipline, the student should consult the relevant department/centre. It should be noted that not all department/centres provide a combined major option.

Honours
- VISA 1P93, 1P94, 1P96, 1P97, 1Q98 and 1Q99
- four VISA credits (see program note 9)

Pass
- VISA 1Q98 and 1Q99
- four VISA credits (see program note 9)

BSc (Honours) Computer Science and Visual Arts

Consult the Computer Science entry for a listing of program requirements.

Concentration in Curatorial Studies

Students may earn a Concentration in Curatorial Studies by successfully completing the following courses as part of the academic work leading to a BA (Honours) in Studies in Arts and Culture and Visual Arts:
- VISA 1Q98, 1Q99, 3P41, 3P42 and 4F40
- three credits from VISA 2P50, 2P51, 2P52, 2P53, 2P90, 3P01, 3P05, 3P06, 3P22, 3P23, 3P24, 3P25, 3P50, 3P90, 3P91, 3V95-3V99

Minor in Art History

Students in other disciplines can obtain a Minor in Art History within their degree program by completing the following courses with a minimum 60 percent overall average:
- VISA 1Q98 and 1Q99
- two credits from VISA 2P50, 2P51, 2P52, 2P53, 2P90, 2P92, 2Q98, 3P22, 3P23, 3P24, 3P25
- one credit from VISA 3P05, 3P06, 3P50, 3P90, 3P91, 3V95-3V99, 4V70-4V79

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Departmental Events

Visa/Stac Beginning of Term Party & 1st Year Orientation
September 5, 2014 - 4:00pm - 8:00pm