Successful candidates in this program will earn a multiage visual arts teaching license that qualifies them to teach art in high school or to be a middle school or elementary arts supervisor/art teacher.
Students wishing to pursue this concentration must apply to the teacher education program. This concentration adheres to the standards set forth by NCATE (National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education) and Ohio Department of Education Rule 3301-24-02. It also meets the guidelines of the State Competency Arts Education Model in the field of visual arts. The program is broad in artistic scope and includes work in most studio areas.
Note: this degree does not prepare nor allow the recipient to teach general elementary school classes.
Students seeking art education licensure must be admitted to the SSU teacher education program and will have both an arts and education advisor.
Download an outline for how a four year sequence might look for each major.
|General Education Program||26*|
|Art Core for Education Requirements||24|
|Art Studio Studies||15|
|Art Studio Electives||12|
|Professional Education Core||18|
|Visual Arts Licensure Curriculum||24|
|Total Hours Required||128*|
* The Art Education major contains five courses that satisfy requirements in the GEP.
|ARTS 2211||Drawing 1||3|
|ARTS 2221||Life Drawing 1||3|
|ARTS 2311||Painting 1||3|
|ARTS 2411||Ceramics 1||3|
|ARTS 2511||Photography 1||3|
Elective RequirementsChoose 12 hours from any ART course in the catalog.
|EDUC 1115||Introduction to Education||3|
|EDUC 2230||Instructional Media, Technology and Computers||3|
|EDUC 2240||Foundations of Education||3|
|EDUC 2245||Multi-Cultural Education||2|
|EDUC 2248||Diversity: Cultures and Exceptionalities||1|
|EDUC 2250||Exceptional Learning Needs||2|
|EDUC 3310||Curriculum and Assessment||3|
|PSYC 1110||Introduction to Psychology||3|
|PSYC 3112||Educational Psychology||3|
|PSYC 2130||Child and Adolescent Psychology||3|
|EDRE 3305||Content Area Reading||3|
|EDVA 3385||Action Research: Home, School and Community Relations||3|
|EDVA 4400||Curriculum, Instruction and Management Strategies||3|
|EDVA 4490||Clinical Practice and Seminar: Art Education||10|
|ARTP 4401||Methods of Teaching Art in Grades P - 3||3|
|ARTP 4402||Methods of Teaching Art in Grades 4 - 12||3|
This degree is coordinated by Professor Isabel Graziani. For information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.