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Summer + Special Study Options

Make the most of your studies in the Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art (BFSDoArt)! Stick around during the summers to find exciting, one-of-a-kind courses or take the opportunity to study internationally with various art opportunities in countries from India to Ireland! The Department will also help you locate an internship that can give you valuable career experience to get your foot into the door for that dream job you have always wanted.

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Why are summers in the BFSDoArt so special? Summer semesters are the only time courses such as Figure Painting, Arts Education, Works off Paper, and Artist Residencies are offered! Keep an eye out for the unique summer courses the Department offers each year.

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Gain insight to your culture by learning about other cultures around the world! Expand your worldview. Learn a new language. Enhance the value of your degree. Develop life skills. Network and make new friends from all over the globe. The Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art is delighted to offer a variety of locations for studying outside the normal studio setting each summer. Check out what exciting opportunities the Department has coming up this summer below!


BFSDoArt Summer Abroad Options

The Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art is excited to offer a variety of locations for studying outside the normal studio setting.  Don’t wait to sign up for these spectacular opportunities, space is limited!

India, UAE, or United Kingdom (Internship)

Course: Graphic Design Internship (ART 3731S)
Approximate Cost:* Paid Internship (student must cover airfare)
Why you need to go:  This particular course enables students to work with a professional team of designers, learn how to handle real life projects, explore cultural diversification and see the world. Most students are not well traveled and have limited exposure to the design world except through the World Wide Web. Design and its processes are not different in other parts of the world. What make the design different are the local culture, the environment, and its application.
Important Dates: 
December (first week) – Meeting with interested students
January (last week) – Portfolio review + feedback for internship
February (last week) – Send portfolio to host offices
March (third week)- Mandatory orientation
April – Mandatory orientation with Center for International Studies
*Please note time and venue will be emailed to interested students.
BFSDoArt Faculty Advisor: Santanu Majumdar

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btn_profdev_yllwWhile they are required for a GCM degree, all students in the Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art (BFSDoArt) are encouraged to pursue internships. As our alumni can attest, interning provides valuable experience to achieving a successful career. Ask yourself, what will make your resume stand out amongst the crowd?
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Internship Course Credits
btn_advising_dgrnBS Graphic Communications Management
GCM 3735 (Graphic Communications Internship I; REQUIRED)
GCM 4736 (Graphic Communications Internship II)*
BFA Graphic Design
ART 3731 (Graphic Design Internship)* prerequisite ART 3331
BFA 2D/3D
Exploratory Studio Course*
BA Art History/Studio Art
Exploratory Studio Course** Optional course used as an Exploratory Studio

Last updated: 11/14/2016

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