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Visual Arts/Fine Arts

Option offered through Liberal Arts

The Visual Arts option will approach sculpture, architecture, painting, and drawing from a dual perspective. Students will explore the history and appreciation of art in the classroom and develop introductory and advanced skills in a variety of media in the drawing and painting studio.
Upon successful completion of all program requirements, graduates will be able to:
  • Apply formal creative issues including composition, balance, space, line, and form.
  • Apply skills associated with two-dimensional imaging.
  • Demonstrate use of diverse materials, various media, and techniques in foundation level drawing and painting studio activities.
  • Analyze the visual arts through art history.
  • Create a portfolio that demonstrated competency in the visual arts undertaken.

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Career Options

Graduates may transfer to four-year colleges or universities in a similar degree program or other areas of interest and are eligible to take advantage of the many transfer/articulation agreements Union County College has with some of the top four-year colleges and universities in the country. See a transfer advisor for details.

Program Information

Type of Program: Associate in Arts Degree

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