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Art Education, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

Through the activities of inquiry, production, observation and practice, students of art will begin to carry out the integration of these four disciplines. An individual student may pursue art as a consumer, artist, art historian and/or art educator, with the understanding \"there is a need\" to attain a high level of visual literacy throughout their endeavors. Examples of constructivist and developmental models of teaching and learning insure the students' understanding and appreciation of art can be translated to the arts classroom.

Art Education students must possess a comprehensive and integrated understanding of the visual arts, crafts, art history, and a variety of educational theories and instructional practices. Students will be knowledgeable about the various techniques, materials, and studio procedures of art production and can translate those processes into sequentially based curricula. They, therefore, will gain knowledge, in the classroom and during field experiences, of the structure, procedures, and processes found in schools as they relate to the special area of art education. 

Vision 

The University of North Carolina at Pembroke will challenge students to embrace difference and adapt to change, think critically, communicate effectively, and become responsible citizens. Working from a strong foundation in the liberal arts, we will increase opportunities to infuse our curriculum with interdisciplinary innovation while promoting undergraduate and graduate research as well as international opportunities.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Elements of Design
  • Intro to Sculpture
  • Ceramics: Intro to Handbuilding
  • Intro to Drawing
  • Intro to Painting
  • Intro to Printmaking
  • Intro to Digital
  • Figure Drawing
  • Survey of Art History I
  • Survey of Art History II
  • Contemporary Art

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    68

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • Complete and submit a UNCP application.
  • Send in your nonrefundable application fee.
  • Submit Certified/Official English-language translation of your high school transcripts/Exit Exams.
  • Request your TOEFL and/or SAT/ACT scores be sent to UNCP. (UNCP’s codes are 5534 for the TOEFL and SAT and 3138 for the ACT.)
  • Provide Proof of Financial Support

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19499 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19499 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    19499 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19499 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    15499 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15499 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Lumberton

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

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