Recommended Academic Plan for Arts Administration (ARACC) at Penn State Lehigh Valley

Effective - Fall 2014

Semester 1

3
3
THEA 105 - Introduction to Theatre (GA)Notes for: THEA 105

THEA 105

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
3
Foreign Language (Level One)

Foreign Language (Level One)

4
Total credits 16

Semester 2

ECON 102 - Introductory Microeconomic Analysis and Policy (GS)Notes for: ECON 102

ECON 102

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Natural Science (GN)

Natural Science (GN)

3
MUSIC 005 - Introduction to Western Music (GA)Notes for: MUSIC 005

MUSIC 005

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
3
Foreign Language (Level Two)

Foreign Language (Level Two)

4
Total credits 16

Semester 3

4
3
ART H 111 - Ancient to Medieval Art (IL)Notes for: ART H 111

ART H 111

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
3
Foreign Language (Level Three)

Foregin Language (Level Three)

4
Total credits 17

Semester 4

3
COMM 270 - Introduction to Multimedia Production

COMM 270

or GD 100 - Graphic Design (GA)Notes for: GD 100

GD 100

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
3
ART H 112 - Renaissance to Modern Art (IL)Notes for: ART H 112

ART H 112

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Natural Science (GN)

Natural Science (GN)

3
Total credits 15

Semester 5

ARTSA 301 - Introduction to Arts AdministrationNotes for: ARTSA 301

ARTSA 301

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
BA Knowledge DomainsNotes for: BA Knowledge Domains

BA Knowledge Domains

See adviser
3
Humanities (GH)

Humanities (GH)

3
Arts Module SelectionNotes for: Arts Module Selection

Arts Module Selection

See adviser
3
Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

1.5
Total credits 16.5

Semester 6

ARTSA 495A - Arts Administration Off-Campus InternshipNotes for: ARTSA 495A

ARTSA 495A

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
3
BA Knowledge DomainsNotes for: BA Knowledge Domains

BA Knowledge Domains

See adviser
3
Arts Module SelectionNotes for: Arts Module Selection

Arts Module Selection

See adviser
3
Total credits 15

Semester 7

ARTSA 401 - Arts Event Planning and Project ManagementNotes for: ARTSA 401

ARTSA 401

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
Arts Module SelectionNotes for: Arts Module Selection

Arts Module Selection

See adviser
3
Natural Science (GN)

Natural Science (GN)

3
Humanities (GH; Other Cultures)

Humanities (GH; Other Cultures)

3
Total credits 15

Semester 8

ARTSA 402W - Strategic Management and Planning for the ArtsNotes for: ARTSA 402W

ARTSA 402W

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ARTSA 495B - On Campus Internship in Arts AdministrationNotes for: ARTSA 495B

ARTSA 495B

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Arts Module SelectionNotes for: Arts Module Selection

Arts Module Selection

See adviser
3
BA Knowledge DomainsNotes for: BA Knowledge Domains

BA Knowledge Domains

See adviser
3
Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

1.5
Total credits 13.5

Additional Notes

General Education Information
  • GWS, GHA, GQ, GN, GA, GH, and GS are codes used to identify General Education requirements.
  • US, IL and US;IL are codes used to designate courses that satisfy the University United States/International Cultures requirement.
  • Both US (United States Cultures) and IL (International Cultures must be completed within the degree requirements.
  • W and Y are codes used to designate courses that satisfy University Writing Across the Curriculum requirements.

Academic Advising Notes
The course series listed above is only one of many possible ways to move through this curriculum. The number of electives required varies per student. Please be sure to consult with an adviser about your intended plan.

FYE Requirement
FYE is required of all freshman at the Penn State Lehigh Valley campus.
"All incoming first-year baccalaureate students are required to complete a First-Year Engagement Program, with a student's campus of enrollment determining whether or not this includes a First-Year Seminar (FYS). First-Year baccalaureate students entering Penn State should consult their enrollment home for these questions." University Bulletin 

Scheduling patterns for courses not taught each semester: ARTSA 301 and 401 will be offered in the fall; MKTG 330, ART 050, and COMM 370 are offered in the spring; ARTSA 495A must be taken in the student's sixth semester; ARTSA 495B must be taken in the student's final semester.

Program Notes: Students can double count US & IL requirements for general education courses but not for the Other Cultures requirement.

Legend

# Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.
* Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
† Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.

Footnotes

BA Knowledge Domains
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Arts Module Selection
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BA Knowledge Domains
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Arts Module Selection
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Arts Module Selection
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Arts Module Selection
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BA Knowledge Domains
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