Academic Subject Certificate in Visual Arts (ASC)
The Academic Subject Certificate in Visual Arts is intended to recognize and encourage innovation, collaboration, and creativity. This certificate enhances the Liberal Arts AA degree. Students who plan to pursue a baccalaureate degree in the Fine Arts should consult a counselor or academic advisor.

Call Jennifer Owen at 984-3202 or Mike Takemoto at 984-3249 for more information.

Requirements for Academic Subject Certificate (ASC) 
-Visual Arts: 18 credits
• The ASC has a minimum of 18 credits
• The last six credits must be taken at UH Maui College.
• Students must receive grade C or better for all courses included in the     certificate.
• To be eligible, courses must be taken for a letter grade.
• A GPA of 2.0 or better is required for all courses applied to the certificate


Required Courses – Visual Arts core: 9 credits
ART 101 or Introduction to the Visual Arts(3)
   ART 170 History of Western Art(3)
ART 113 Introduction to Drawing(3)
ART 115 Introduction to Design(3)


Elective Courses: 9 credits
Choose at least two courses from the following courses: 6 credits
ART 101** Introduction to the Visual Arts(3)
ART 105 Elementary Studio: Ceramics(3)
ART 107D Introduction to Digital Photography(3)
ART 123BCD Introduction to Painting(1)(1)(1)
ART 161 (ICS 161)* Introduction to Computer Graphics(3)
ART 190v Topics in Art(1-3)
ART 199v Directed Studies(1-3)
ART 205 (ICS 205)* Photoshop/Illustrator(3)
ART 218 (ICS 261)* IntermediateComputer Graphics(3)
ART 221 (ICS 214)* Fundamentals of Design for Print and
Choose at least one course from the following courses: 3 credits
ART 170** History of Western Art(3)
ART 223 Intermediate Painting(3)
ART 243 Intermediate Ceramics: Hand Building(3)
ART 244 Intermediate Ceramics: Wheel Throwing(3)
ART 290v Topics in Art(1-3)
ART 299v Directed Studies(1-3)


   * These ART and ICS courses are crosslisted and may be taken in either department.
 ** If not taken as core requirement.