Programs in the Department of Art, Music, and Theatre Arts

110 - Art - BA

AY 2014-2015 Student Learning Outcomes

  1. BA students will recall an array of foundation knowledge in the visual fine arts.
  2. BA students will produce realistic drawings from direct observation using traditional media.
  3. BA students will use journaling as an integral and significant part of their creative process.
  4. BA students will employ higher-order thinking skills when analyzing works of art and aesthetic topics.
  5. BA students will demonstrate expertise in the documentation and display of artwork.
  6. BA students will skillfully design and create visual fine art with diverse media.

111 - Art - BFA

AY 2014-2015 Student Learning Outcomes

  1. BFA students will recall an array of foundation and advanced knowledge in the visual fine arts.
  2. BFA students will demonstrate expertise in producing realistic drawings from direct observation with traditional and diverse media.
  3. BFA students will use journaling as an integral and significant part of their creative process.
  4. BFA students will employ higher-order thinking skills when analyzing works of art and aesthetic topics.
  5. BFA students will demonstrate expertise in the documentation, display, and promotion of artwork.
  6. BFA students will employ advanced technical and conceptual skills in designing and creating professional visual fine art.

160 - Music - BA

AY 2014-2015 Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Students will recognize, organize, and categorize concepts related to music literature and history.
  2. Students will identify, analyze and categorize concepts related to sequential music theory.
  3. Students will develop the basic intellectual and motor skills required to successfully conduct an ensemble.
  4. Students will develop and refine their ability to perform well in their chosen concentration of applied instrumental, vocal or keyboard study.

161 - Music - BM

AY 2014-2015 Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Students will recognize, organize, and categorize concepts related to music literature and history.
  2. Students will identify, analyze and categorize concepts related to sequential music theory.
  3. Students will develop and refine their ability to perform well in their chosen concentration of applied instrumental, vocal or keyboard study.
  4. Students will develop the basic intellectual and motor skills required to successfully conduct an ensemble.

170 - Theatre - BA

AY 2014-2015 Student Learning Outcomes

  1. The student will demonstrate a competent level of knowledge in Theatre Arts.
  2. The student will display the ability to communicate about Theatre verbally and with the written word.
  3. The student will create line readings and interpretations that are appropriate and skillful.
  4. The student will create a physical interpretation that is appropriate and skillful.
  5. The student will create an emotional interpretation that is appropriate and skillful.
  6. The student will demonstrate effective basic technical skills.
  7. The student will apply research in the development of ideas to explain themes in theatre and drama.
  8. The student will create a digital slide show appropriate for use as a professional.
  9. The student will display the knowledge and resources needed as a Theatre practitioner or for admission to graduate study.

681 - Music Education - BME

AY 2014-2015 Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Students will recognize, organize, and categorize concepts related to music literature and history.
  2. Students will identify, analyze and categorize concepts related to sequential music theory.
  3. Students will develop and refine their ability to perform well in their chosen concentration of applied instrumental, vocal or keyboard study.
  4. Students will synthesize and develop pedagogy appropriate to the selected music educational career.
  5. Students will develop the basic intellectual and motor skills required to successfully conduct an ensemble.