|Internship in the Arts|
|CLASS CODE:||ART 498||CREDITS: 1 - 4|
|DIVISION:||PERFORMING AND VISUAL ARTS|
|GENERAL EDUCATION:||This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.|
|DESCRIPTION:||An internship experience corresponding to the student's area of emphasis.|
|TAUGHT:||Fall, Winter, and Summer|
|CONTENT AND TOPICS:||This is an independent internship course that is designed to give students a hands-on introduction to their intended profession. Students generally arrange for their own internship in consultation with the Department Internship Coordinator (see the department secretary for more information).|
|GOALS AND OBJECTIVES:||-- Have a professional comparative experience in the emphasis area.
-- Understand the corporate work load needs and schedule.
-- Be more prepared for the corporate work arena before graduation.
-- Be motivated to finish graduation remaining classes, such as a the BFA Project, with the corporate arena in mind.
|REQUIREMENTS:||Students may enroll for 1 credit for each 75-hour period of work for a maximum of 3 credits. Several important forms must be completed by the student, the Department Internship Coordinator, and by the Internship provider, prior to enrolling in this course. A student must be added to this course by the Department Internship Coordinator.
|OTHER:||At the completion of this course, students will have completed 75-225 hours of guided instruction from an approved Internship provider. Work should be focused in the student's area of emphasis. The Internship provider should complete an evaluation for the student.
|EFFECTIVE DATE:||August 2004|