University of Vermont

Art Education Checksheet

University Requirement
Diversity Courses1
Refer to approved courses that meet (D1) Race and Racism in the U.S.
D1 3
D2 (EDSP 005) --
Writing and Information Literacy Crs
ENGS 001, HCOL 085, or TAP course 3
Any course with "SU" designation  
Total Credits  
General Education
Arts and Letters2 Crs
English Composition 3
English Literature 3
Humanities Crs
(ASL 001, Foreign Lang., PHIL or REL) 3
Math Crs
(CS, MATH or STAT) 3
Science Crs
Social Science Crs
U.S. History 011 or 012 3
POLS 021 3
PSYS 001 3
Total Credits  
Professional Requirements
Professional Education Crs
HDFS 005: Human Development 3
EDSP 005: D2:Issues Affecting Persons w/ Disabilities1 3
PRAXIS I / Core Requirement Fulfilled ___Yes ___No3 Crs
EDAR 177 Curriculum and Pract in Elementary Art4 4
EDAR 178 Curriculum and Pract in Middle/High School Art4 4
EDAR 283 Current Issues in Art and Education 3
EDAR 284 Special Problems in Art and Education 3
EDFS 002 School & Society or EDFS 203 Soc, Hist & Found of Ed5 3
EDSC 230 Teaching for Results6 3
EDSC 226 Teaching Internship7 12
Total Credits  
Art Coursework
Art History (Minimum grade of C- required) (12 credits minimum) Crs
ARTH 005 Western Art:Ancient-Medieval 3
ARTH 006 Western Art:Renaissance-Modern 3
Art History Elective 3
Art History Elective 3
Art Studio (36 credits minimum, including 9 hours of foundation studio-ARTS 001, 012) The following courses must also be taken as part of the 36 credits: A minimum of one studio art course in 3-D at the 100-level or higher; a 100-level or higher course in digital media (e.g., ARTS 138, 144, 195). Non-foundation courses must be 095-level or higher. Crs
ARTS 001 Drawing 3
ARTS 012 Perspectives on Art Making 3
100-level course in 3-D 3
100-level course in digital media 3
Total Credits  
Total Credits  
1EDSP 005 fulfills D2 category.
2Demonstrated competence in public speaking. Requirement must be completed prior to student teaching.
3PRAXIS I or Core must be passed before student teaching.
4EDAR 177 & 178 required for PreK-12 certification. Student fulfill the 60 hours of observation/participation requirement through EDAR 177 & 178.
5First Year students and Sophomores enroll in EDFS 002; Juniors and Seniors enroll in EDFS 203.
6To be taken concurrently with EDSC 226.
7EDSC 226 should not be taken concurrently with courses other than EDSC 230. Program coordinator will determine whether EDSC 226/EDSC 230 will take place in the fall or spring semester.

Program completion in Art Education requries a minimum of 121 approved credit hours.
Catalogue year 2015-2016
Revised June 2015


Last modified June 10 2015 10:55 AM