In addition to fulfilling general degree requirements, undergraduate students majoring in printmaking must complete the following requirements (81 credits):

Foundation Courses: 16 credits

VIS 1050/ComX or VIS 2150/Key Class: 1 credit
VIS 1060/Foundation Drawing: 3 credits
VIS 1070/Extended Media: 3 credits
VIS 1080/Visual Language: 3 credits
VIS 1260/3-D Processes: 3 credits
VIS 1330/Lens and Time: 3 credits

Art History Courses: 14 credits

ARH 1020/History of Art Survey II: 4 credits
ARH —/One course in the history of art before 1800 (lower-level): 4 credits
PRT 2500/The History of Printmaking: 3 credits
PRT 3330/Printmaking Now: 3 credits

Printmaking Studio Courses: 24 credits

PRT 2225/Lithography: 3 credits
PRT 2230/Woodcut: 3 credits
PRT 2240/Screen Print: 3 credits
PRT 2320/Intaglio: 3 credits
PRT 3335/Printmaking Studio I: 3 credits
PRT 4725/Printmaking Studio II: 3 credits
PRT —/Printmaking electives (two): 6 credits

Visual Arts Studio Electives: 15 credits

Synthesis Courses: 12 credits

PRT 3225/Concepts in Print Media: 3 credits
PRT 4850/Professional Practice: 3 credits
PRT 4990/Senior Project I: 3 credits
PRT 4991/Senior Project II: 3 credits


Updates to the 2016–18 Purchase College Catalog

Effective Fall 2017:

  • VIS 2150 now required for all transfer students (freshmen take VIS 1050).