Coursework offered through Studio Art Centers International (SACI) is exclusively for art majors from American universities. It is offered in fall and spring semesters. Students live in shared apartments with other students from the program. This program requires 1 semester of college-level Italian language.
A sample art major semesterm may include 5 courses for a total of 15 units:
Course A – Studio Art or elective – 3 units
Course B – Studio Art or elective – 3 units
Course C – Studio Art or elective – 3 units
Course D – Studio Art or elective – 3 units
Course E – Studio Art or elective – 3 units
Courses available for credit towards art major include the following (note that two SACI courses equal one USC design course). Departmental approval must be obtained in advance to assure credit: Design (DES 102 & 202 &302), Critical Studies (CRIT 160), Ceramics (ART 130 & 330), Drawing (ART 110, 210, & 310), Painting (ART 120, 220, & 320), Printmaking (lower div. studio credit or upper division, if ART 370 is completed in advance of departure). Other select courses are available for elective credit to USC (not all). Ask your Roski advisors for full list of approved course options.