SJSU ARTICULATION AGREEMENT
Lower Division Requirements
Fall 2015 - Spring 2016
BFA - Art
Concentration in Photography
San José State University -to- Allan Hancock Community College
Community College students should meet with a counselor as soon as possible to determine the equivalent courses offered at that institution. Students should complete as many as possible of the lower division requirements listed below, prior to transfer.
Lower Division Course Requirements
Community College Course Equivalents
Second Course in English Composition:
|ENGL 002 Critical Thinking and Writing||ENGL 103 Critical Thinking & Composition|
PHIL 114 Critical Thinking
|ENGL 001B Argument and Analysis||ENGL 102 Freshman Composition: Literature|
Students must maintain a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale in all art/design courses; failing this, the BFA status will be changed to one of the BA - Art programs.
Preparation for the Major:
|ART 012 Two-Dimensional Design and Color Concepts||ART 110 Design 1 (*)|
|ART 013 Three-Dimensional Design Concepts||Art 113 Three Dimensional Design|
|ART 024 Drawing I||Art 120 Drawing 1|
|ART 074 Introduction to Digital Media||ART 253 Digital Art|
|PHOT 040 Beginning Photography||Phto 110 Basic Photography|
|ARTH 070A Art History, Prehistoric to Medieval||ART 103 Art History Survey: Ancient to Medieval (*)|
|ARTH 070B Art History, Renaissance to Modern||Art 104 Art History Survey: Renaissance to Modern|
|ARTH 070C Arts of Asia||No Current Equivalent|
|(Highly Recommend Students take ARTH 070B)|
Lower Division Major Electives - Complete one area below (up to 6 semester units):
|ART 046 Introduction to Ceramics||Art 160 Ceramics 1|
|ART 026 Drawing II||No Current Equivalent|
|ART 061 Beginning Painting||Art 129 Painting in Oils 1|
|ART 068 Beginning Sculpture: Object & Concept||Art 164 Sculpture 1|
LDTP Approved Courses (*)
|The following Allan Hancock Community College courses are approved for the following LDTP course descriptors shown on the right.|
|LDTP courses are acceptable "in lieu of" each other.|
|LDTP courses are not necessarily "equivalent" or "identical" in content.|
IMPORTANT TRANSFER INFORMATION:
Prior to transferring to San Jose State University all transfers must earn at least 60 transferable semester units (90 quarter), including the CSU four basic skill courses required for CSU admission eligibility. Within those 60 semester/90 quarter units students are strongly encouraged to complete the following:
1. Lower Division Major Course Requirements (especially for STEM Majors):
Complete as many of the lower division courses required for the major as possible. Many of these courses may be double counted as part of the CSU GE-Breadth 39 semester unit requirements. These requirements are shown above.
2. General Education Requirements:
Complete all the CSU GE Breadth requirements at the community college (39 semester units/58 quarter units). The approved courses for each area can be found at www.ASSIST.org under the link "CSU GE-Breadth Certification Courses" for your college. Many of these courses can be double counted to meet the major requirements shown above, so choose your courses wisely. Please see your college counselor/advisor to review your general education in order to receive FULL OR PARTIAL CERTIFICATION PRIOR TO TRANSFER to San Jose State University.
3. Second Semester English Composition highly recommended:
Complete the second semester English composition course (or equivalent) with a grade of "C" or better prior to registering for the WST and 100W course at SJSU. Approved courses can be found above within the lower division major requirements. Be sure to select this course as part of your CSU GE-Breadth 39 semester unit requirements. Once this course is complete, students are encouraged to take the WST exam at SJSU to avoid delays in enrollment for other SJSU required courses. To register for the WST contact our Testing office at testing.sjsu.edu.
4. American Institutions Requirement (US 1, US 2, and US 3 must be completed):
This requirement is normally 2 courses and can be taken as part of your CSU GE-Breadth 39 semester unit requirements (GE Area D and sometimes Area C). The approved courses can be found at www.ASSIST.org under the link "CSU US History, Constitution, and American Ideals Courses" for your college.