This program is currently accepting Fall 2022 applications.
The program offered through Australian National University School of Art is best for junior or senior-level students with more art experience, as the coursework here is self-directed. Students live in a residential hall with Australian students.
A sample art major semester might include 3 courses for a total of 16 units:
Australian Art History, Aboriginal Culture, or other course - 4 units
Studio Art A – 8 units “major”
Studio Art B – 4 units “complementary studies”
Media available for credit toward art major or minor: Drawing, Painting, Sculpture, Photography, Printmaking, Ceramics, and select Intermedia courses at the National Institute of the Arts. These courses count towards FA major additional lower or upper division studio units, depending on the course. Your application portfolio will determine course sequence placement. There is no language requirement.
Departmental approval must be obtained in advance to assure credit. All other art media courses do not count for any USC credit.