Apr 13, 2024  
2024-2025 College Catalog 
2024-2025 College Catalog

Visual and Performing Arts, AFA

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Department: Arts  

Program/Major Code: AFAFINEARTS/AFA2

CIP Code: 50.0101

Duration in weeks: 64

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the program, the learner will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate use of principles and elements of the discipline.
  2. Demonstrate the use of the techniques of the discipline in creative communication of artistic ideas.
  3. Recognize and define historical and cultural foundations of the discipline.
  4. Demonstrate professional practice of the discipline.

Semester Pathway

You must first pick an Associate of Fine Arts Pathways  based on the University you will transfer to. 

This pathway is a suggested sequence of courses for your program of study. Work with a PCC advisor and/or university advisor to develop a unique pathway for you based on your placement recommendations, any prior college courses, and your specific situation. The courses listed reflect the minimum requirements for this program. Designed for students who have completed prerequisites and have met college preparatory requirements in math, writing and reading.


Associate of Fine Arts Pathways  


This degree includes the Arizona General Education Curriculum-A (AGEC-A) 


General Education Note: Ensure that course selection also fulfills each of these categories:


First Semester

  •  AGEC-A English Composition course - (WRT 101 ) 3 Credits
  • AGEC-A Mathematics course - (MAT 142  or higher ) 3 Credits  
  • AGEC-A Fine Arts course  3 Credits
  • STU 107   University Transfer Exploration, Preparation and College Success 1 Credit
  • Courses from your transfer pathway** 6-8 credits 

Second Semester

Third Semester

Fourth Semester

Program Total: 60-64 Credits

*The two social & behavioral sciences courses must be from two different prefixes

**Transfer pathway courses include transferable courses determined by transfer pathway with the following prefixes: MUP , MUS , THE , ART , DAR  

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