Prospective Student

Plastic Arts

Purpose of the Program

At the Department of Plastic Arts at the American University of Cyprus, our aim is to develop students who can sense, comprehend and shape the language of art and the elements that make up this language; To raise inquisitive and creative people who have acquired the theoretical knowledge and culture of the field. Applied studies start from the basic education of art (Basic Workshop, Pattern, Modeling, Computer Aided Design) and continue with Art Workshop, Printmaking, 2D and 3D design, Sculpture, Ceramics, Multimedia, etc.). Theoretical courses are shaped by courses such as Art History, History of Civilization, Film Production, Visual Aesthetics, Mythology, Contemporary Art and Artwork Analysis, starting from the first year.

Therefore, students who successfully complete a versatile and choice-based program will have the power to work and create in all fields related to Plastic Arts (such as Art, Design, Education, Management). Students are admitted to this department through the American University of Cyprus Special Aptitude Exam. The language of instruction of the department is English. Therefore, students who successfully complete a versatile and choice-based program will have the power to work and create in all fields related to Plastic Arts (such as Art, Design, Education, Management). Students are admitted to this department through the American University of Cyprus Special Aptitude Exam. The language of instruction of the department is English.

People who have studied in the field of Plastic Arts; They have the opportunity to work as freelance artists, designers, painters, art consultants in private and public institutions, academic staff in fine arts education and research institutions, and elective course instructors in universities and colleges.

Department Information

Academic Staff

SYLLABUS

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CodeCourse TitleTPCr.EctsCodeCourse TitleTPCr.Ects
PA101Foundation Studio26610 PA1O2Introduction to Art Studio26610
PA1032D Design0335 PA1043D Design0335
PA111Drawing I0335 PA112Drawing II0335
PA131Photography2235 PA132Color Theory & Practice2235
PA141History of Art and Culture3035 PA142History of Modern Art3035
TURK001Turkish001(TFL101)0022TURK002Turkish002 (TFL102)0022
Total2032Total2032
KODUDERS ADITUKr.AktsEMPTYKODU1DERS ADI1T1U1Kr.1Akts1
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CodeCourse TitleTPCr.EctsCodeCourse TitleTPCr.Ects
PA201Art Studio I26611 PA202Art Studio II26611
PA231Fundamentals of Painting2235 PA232Fundamentals of Sculpture2235
PA211Advanced Drawing I2235 PA212Advanced Drawing II2235
PA241Contemporary Art3035 Elective20335
Elective13035 Elective30335
NH001National History I0022NH002National History II0022
PA300Internship I0000
Total2033Total2033
KODUDERS ADITUKr.AktsEMPTYKODU1DERS ADI1T1U1Kr.1Akts1
5.Yarıyıl6.Yarıyıl
CodeCourse TitleTPCr.EctsCodeCourse TitleTPCr.Ects
PA301Art Studio III26611 PA302Art Studio IV26611
PA311Experimental Media2235 PA312Visual Codes3035
PA331Printmaking2235 PA332Art in Context2235
Elective40335 Elective60335
Elective50335 Elective70335
PA400Internship II0000
Total1831Total1831
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CodeCourse TitleTPCr.EctsCodeCourse TitleTPCr.Ects
PA 401Art Studio V28812 PA402Graduation Project2101016
PA403Grad. Research & Preparation3035 PA412Portfolio & Presentation2235
PA441Analysis of Art & Design3035 PA442Critical Practices3035
Elective80335
Total1727 Total1626