Visual Presentation and Exhibition Design BFA Degree Program
For implementation fall 2014.
School of Art and Design
Applications accepted for fall only. NYSED: 36131 HEGIS 1009
The major in Visual Presentation and Exhibition Design prepares students for opportunities in design positions as exhibition designers, store planners, visual merchandisers, museum exhibition designers, event planners, and designers for other themed environments.
|MAJOR AREA||VP 301 - Overview of Visual Presentation and Exhibition Design||2|
|VP 311 - Space and Environment for Visual Presentation and Exhibition Design||2|
|VP 312 - Product Presentation||2|
|VP 321 - Visualization and Sketching for Design||2|
|VP 331 - Three-Dimensional Construction for Visual Presentation and Exhibition Design||2|
|RELATED AREA||AC 161 - Multimedia Computing for Advertising and Marketing Communications|
or MG 153 - Excel for Business
|GENERAL EDUCATION/ART HISTORY||choice - see American History* G10||3|
|choice - see History of Art and Civilization*||3|
|MAJOR AREA||VP 313 - Visual Presentation in In-Store Design||2|
|VP 314 - Mannequin Presentation for Retail and Exhibitions||2|
|VP 332 - Merchandising Lab for In-Store Design||1|
|VP 341 - Graphic Strategy for Visual Presentation||2|
|DE 226 - CAD for Visual Presentation II||2|
|RELATED AREA||ID 241 - Lighting Design I||1.5|
|PH 118 - Beginning Digital Photography||2|
|GENERAL EDUCATION/ART HISTORY||choice - see Other World Civilizations* G9||3|
|MAJOR AREA||VP 411 - Interpretive Exhibition Design||2|
|VP 441 - Interpretive Exhibition Graphics||2|
|choice - see Major Area Electives**||1.5-2|
|RELATED AREA||AC 262 - Multimedia Presentations||3|
|GENERAL EDUCATION/ART HISTORY||EN 323 - Specialized Writing and Thesis Preparation||3|
|choice - see Foreign Language*||3|
|MAJOR AREA||VP 412 - Senior Design Project||4|
|VP 461 - Portfolio and Professional Presentation||2|
|IC 497 - Senior Internship C: Career Planning||3|
|RELATED AREA||BE 404 - Business for Visual Presentation||2|
|choice - see Related Area Electives***||1.5-3|
|GENERAL EDUCATION/ART HISTORY||choice - see Foreign Language*||3||TOTAL CREDIT REQUIREMENTS|
|GENERAL EDUCATION/ART HISTORY||18|
*Fall 2014 Requirements: See below.
FIT's Gen Ed courses are organized along the following categories: G1 Basic Communication; G2 Mathematics; G3 Natural Sciences; G4 Social Sciences; G5 Western Civilization; G6 The Arts; G7 Humanities; G8 Foreign Language; G9 Other World Civilizations; G10 American History.
American History: 3 credits
CHOICE of any non-HA liberal arts course.
Foreign Language: 6 credits
Two semesters of the same foreign language, one of which must meet G8.
History of Art and Civilization: 3 credits
CHOICE of any HA course not previously taken or required.
Other World Civilizations: 3 credits
CHOICE of any HA course that meets General Education Other World Civilizations requirement (G9).
***Related Area Electives: 1.5-3 credits
CHOICE of any course in Art and Design for which student has met prerequisite(s).