Loyola University Chicago

Fine Arts

Department of Fine and Performing Arts

Suggested Course Sequence

A total of 42 credit hours are required for the major in Drawing or Painting.

Suggested Course Sequence:

Year 1
Fall 
FNAR 112 Two-Dimensional Design
FNAR 113 Drawing I
Spring
FNAR 114 Painting I
Choice of 3D Elective
Year 2
Fall 
FNAR 200 Art History: Prehistory-Renaissance
FNAR 190 Color Theory I*
Spring
FNAR 213 Drawing II
FNAR 201 Art History: Renaissance-Modern
Year 3
Fall 
FNAR 235 Figure Studio
Spring
FNAR 114 Painting I
FNAR 119 Watercolor Techniques
FNAR 214 Painting II
FNAR 218 Printmaking II
Year 4
Fall 
FNAR 390 Seminar in Art and Ideas                 
FNAR 311 Advanced Studio Workshop 
Spring
FNAR 398 Senior Exhibition

*Can be taken in the Fall or Spring.

All courses are 3 credit hours.