Associate in Fine Arts Degree (A.F.A.) (with a pre-major in Art)

The Associate in Fine Art Degree at AB Tech is a two-year college transfer degree program with a concentration in Art. The program is designed for students with a specific interest in the visual arts. The concentration require a general education core, required art foundation core, and electives.

Curriculum is based on the 2015-16 catalog.

English Composition

Minimum Required Hours: (6 hours)
Subject Course Number Course Credit Hours
ENG 111 Writing and Inquiry 3
ENG 112 Writing/Research in the Discipline 3

Humanities/Fine Arts

Minimum Required Hours: (6 hours)

ENG 231 American Literature I or ENG 232 American Literature II

Select one of the following:

Subject Course Number Course Credit Hours
ART 111 Art Appreciation 3
MUS 110 Music Appreciation 3
MUS 112 Introduction to Jazz 3
PHI 215 Philosophical Issues 3
PHI 240 Introduction to Ethics 3

Social/Behavioral Sciences

Minimum Required Hours: (9 hours)

Select three of the following.

Courses must come from three different disciplines. 

One course must be a HIS prefix. 

Subject Course Number Course Credit Hours
ECO 251 Principles of Microeconomics 3
ECO 252 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
HIS 111 World Civilizations I 3
HIS 112 World Civilizations II 3
HIS 131 American History I 3
HIS 132 American History II 3
POL 120 American Government 3
PSY 150 General Psychology 3
SOC 210 Introduction to Sociology 3

Mathematics

Minimum Required Hours: (3 hours)
Subject Course Number Course Credit Hours
MAT 143 Quantitative Literacy 3

Natural Sciences

Minimum Required Hours: (4 hours)
Subject Course Number Course Credit Hours
AST 111 Descriptive Astronomy 3
AST 111A Descriptive Astronomy Lab 1
BIO 110 Principles of Biology 4
BIO 111 General Biology I 4
CHM 151 General Chemistry I 4
GEL 111 Introductory Geology 4
PHY 110 Conceptual Physics 3
PHY 110A Conceptual Physics Lab 1

Additional General Education

Other Required Hours

Total Required Hours

65