COURSES OFFERED AT SRISA FALL 2017
Fine Arts, 3 credits – 90 contact hours

Introduction to Photography: Analog and Digital Photography 
Advanced Photography: Analog and Digital Photography
History of Photography. A Hands-on Approach (Lecture Course)
Drawing I
Drawing II
Drawing in the Expanded Field
Beginning Painting
Painting II 
Advanced Painting 
Book Arts 
Topics in Art: Printmaking and Book Arts
Printmaking I
Monotype Printmaking
Serigraphy*
Sculpture: The Medium is the Message
Fibers in Art
Installation Art
Performance Art  
New Genres: Video, Sound, Performance and Installation



IMPORTANT NOTES:

The Studio Arts, Liberal Arts, and Design programs consist of 1 required Italian Language course and 4 courses of the students’ choice for a total of 16 credits. 

The Intensive Italian Language Program consists of 8 credits of Italian Language and 2 elective courses for a total of 14 credits. 

Students may enroll in a maximum of (3) studio courses per semester.
Students may enroll in a maximum of (1) course marked with an asterisk (*) per semester.
Fashion Design, 3 credits – 45 contact hours (Lecture), 90 contact hours (Studio)
History of Italian Fashion (Lecture)
Introduction to Fashion Merchandising Concepts (Lecture)
Sustainable Fashion and Ethical Clothing (Lecture)
Creative Accessories Design (Studio)
Fashion Illustration I (Studio)
Fashion Illustration II (Studio)
Patternmaking (Studio)

Communication Design, 3 credits – 90 contact hours 
Graphic Design Studio
Sustainable Print Design
Typography
Design and Social Movements in History (Lecture)

Textile Design, 3 credits – 90 contact hours 
Textile Design: Batik*
Textile Design: Silk Screen*

Interior Architecture, 3 credits – 45 contact hours (Lecture), 90 contact hours (Studio)
History of Interiors (Lecture)
Material, Light, and Surface (Lecture)
Sketchbook Studies: Italian Architecture and Interiors (Studio)
Interior Design “Small Spaces” Studio (Studio)


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IMPORTANT NOTES:
The Studio Arts, Liberal Arts, and Design programs consist of 1 required Italian Language course and 4 courses of the students’ choice for a total of 16 credits. 

The Intensive Italian Language Program consists of 8 credits of Italian Language and 2 elective courses for a total of 14 credits. 

Students may enroll in a maximum of (3) studio courses per semester.
Students may enroll in a maximum of (1) course marked with an asterisk (*) per semester.
LIBERAL ARTS AND ITALIAN CULTURE, 3 credits – 45 contact hours

Art History

Art History: The Italian Renaissance
Michelangelo, Caravaggio and Bernini
Florentine Mannerism
Italian Architecture: Romanesque to Gothic
Feminism in Art
History of Contemporary Art
History of Photography: A Hands-on Approach
Art in the Public Sphere

History
History of Florence
History of Medieval and Renaissance Florence
Ancient Roman and Etruscan Civilizations
Contemporary Italy: Literature, Cinema, Politics, and Culture

Italian Studies
Food as Culture: Italian Cooking & Culinary Culture
Contemporary Italian Literature
History of Italian Fashion

English and Literature
Contemporary Italian Literature
English Literature: Florence and the Grand Tour

Gender Studies
Feminism in Art

Marketing and International Business
Marketing: The Italian Wine Industry
Introduction to Fashion Merchandising Concepts

Political Science
Italian Politics and Government
The European Union
Contemporary Italy: Literature, Cinema, Politics, and Culture

Psychology and Sociology
History of Psychology and Psychoanalysis


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IMPORTANT NOTES:
The Studio Arts, Liberal Arts, and Design programs consist of 1 required Italian Language course and 4 courses of the students’ choice for a total of 16 credits. 

The Intensive Italian Language Program consists of 8 credits of Italian Language and 2 elective courses for a total of 14 credits. 

Students may enroll in a maximum of (3) studio courses per semester.
Students may enroll in a maximum of (1) course marked with an asterisk (*) per semester.
Italian Language, 4 credits – 60 contact hours 
Italian I
Italian II
Italian III
Italian IV: Italian Culture & Advanced Language


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IMPORTANT NOTES:
The Studio Arts, Liberal Arts, and Design programs consist of 1 required Italian Language course and 4 courses of the students’ choice for a total of 16 credits. 

Students may enroll in a maximum of (3) studio courses per semester.
Students may enroll in a maximum of (1) course marked with an asterisk (*) per semester.
Alternative Study Programs, Credits Vary
Independent Project: Art and Design*
Independent Study: Liberal Arts*
Internship (available in arts, fashion and graphic design)*


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IMPORTANT NOTES:
The Studio Arts, Liberal Arts, and Design programs consist of 1 required Italian Language course and 4 courses of the students’ choice for a total of 16 credits. 

The Intensive Italian Language Program consists of 8 credits of Italian Language and 2 elective courses for a total of 14 credits. 

Students may enroll in a maximum of (3) studio courses per semester.
Students may enroll in a maximum of (1) course marked with an asterisk (*) per semester.
Other SRISA Course Offerings