In addition to fulfilling general degree requirements, undergraduate students majoring in sculpture 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: 12 credits

ARH 1020/History of Art Survey II
ARH —/One course in the history of art before 1800 (lower-level)
ARH —/Art history elective (modern/contemporary)

Sculpture Studio Courses: 18 credits

SCP 2110/Thinking in Three Dimensions: 3 credits
SCP 2120/Materials and Methods: 3 credits
SCP 2280/Digital Tools for Sculptors: 3 credits
SCP —/Sculpture electives: 9 credits

Visual Arts Studio Electives: 14 credits

Synthesis Courses: 21 credits

SCP 2880/Sculpture Seminar: 3 credits
SCP 3550/Junior Sculpture Studio I: 3 credits
SCP 3560/Junior Sculpture Studio II: 3 credits
SCP 4800/Senior Seminar I: 3 credits
SCP 4810/Senior Seminar II: 3 credits
SCP 4990/Senior Project I: 3 credits
SCP 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).