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Occupational Endorsement
Northwest Coast Art

Options include weaving, basketry and carving. Please note that only courses taken at the 400 level are repeatable for academic credit.

Requirements (2013-2014 Catalog)

Minimum Credit Hours 20
All of the following (minimum 5 credits)
ART S181 Beginning Northwest Coast Design 1-3
ART S263 Northwest Coast Native History and Culture 1-3
ART S497 Portfolio Review of the best work from selected classes and an independently created piece 1-3
Select one emphasis from the following:
Basketry Emphasis 15
Select from the following
ART S138 Natural Dye 1-3
ART S183 Northwest Coast Harvesting and Preparation of Basketry Materials 0.5
ART S282 Beginning Northwest Coast Basketry 1-3
ART S284 Northwest Coast Basket Design 1
ART S382 Intermediate Northwest Coast Basketry 1-3
ART S482 Advanced Northwest Coast Basketry 1-3
And other approved basketry courses. Only the courses at the 400 level may be repeated for credit.
Carving Emphasis 15
Select from the following
ART S189 Northwest Coast Toolmaking 2
ART S285 Beginning Northwest Coast Carving 1-3
ART S385 Intermediate Northwest Coast Carving 1-3
ART S482 Advanced Northwest Coast Basketry 1-3
And other approved carving courses. Only the courses at the 400 level may be repeated for credit.  
Weaving Emphasis 15
Select from the following (15 credits total)
ART S116 Fiber Arts-Spinning 1-3
ART S138 Natural Dye 1-3
ART S286 Beginning Northwest Coast Woolen Weaving 1-3
ART S386 Intermediate NW Coast Woolen Weaving 1-3
ART S486 Advanced NW Coast Woolen Weaving 1-3
And other approved weaving courses. Only the courses at the 400 level may be repeated for credit.
 
 

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