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Art And Art Education

Art & Art Education

In the Department of Arts & Humanities

Master of Arts in Art and Art Education

Minimum Credit Point Requirement: 34

2 Years Minimum
Degree level: MA
Major code: ARTE

Required courses in Art Education (17 points minimum):

  • A&HA 4080         Artistic development of children or
  • A&HA 4088         Artistic development: Adolescence-adulthood (2 points)
  • A&H   5001         Research methods in arts education (3 points)
  • A&HA 5086         Art in visual culture (2 points)          
  • A&HA 5922         Master’s seminar in art education (2 points)
  • A&HA 6510         Advanced seminar (2 points)            
  •                          Three studio courses (2-3 points each)   


Required courses outside the program (6 points minimum): Chosen with advisor approval.

Three TC courses (each course must be for a minimum of 2 points) outside of the program.

Additional courses within and outside the Program:

To be planned in consultation with the advisor and in support of individual needs and interests.

Students in this M.A. program are required to complete a thesis project on a theme or research topic arising from their interests.


For a sample checklist please refer to the MA Checklist


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