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2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

Graphic Design Major, BFA (uTrack Requirements)


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uTrack Requirements


Universal Tracking (uTrack) is an academic monitoring system designed to help students stay on track for timely graduation. In order to remain on track, students must complete the minimum requirements for each tracking semester, known as milestones. Milestones include successful completion of specified courses and/or attainment of a minimum GPA. uTrack requirements only affect full-time, degree-seeking students.

Term 1


Credit Hours 15


Term 1 Milestone Notes


  • Completion of at least 12 credit hours

Credit Hours 12


Term 2 Milestone Notes


Term 3


  • 2 Art and Design History Elective 3 Credit Hours *
  • Engaged Inquiries  Elective 3 Credit Hours * with non-GRDS subject code
  • Natural Sciences  Elective 3 Credit Hours *

Credit Hours 17


Term 3 Milestone Notes


  • Complete at least 30 credit hours

Term 4


Credit Hours 14-15


Term 4 Milestone Notes


Term 5


  • 1 Design and Professional Elective 3 Credit Hours
  • Natural Sciences  Elective w/Lab 4 Credit Hours *

Credit Hours 15


Term 5 Milestone Notes


  • Completion of at least 60 credit hours

Term 6


  • Art and Design History 3 Credit Hours
  • 1 Design and Professional Elective 3 Credit Hours
  • Studio Elective 3 Credit Hours
  • 1 Written Communication  Elective 3 Credit Hours *

Credit Hours 16


Term 6 Milestone Notes


  • Completion of at least 9 upper-division (300-400 level) hours

Term 7


  • Art and Design History Elective 3 Credit Hours
  • Social Sciences  Elective 3 Credit Hours *
  • Studio Elective 3 Credit Hours

Credit Hours 17


Term 7 Milestone Notes


  • Completion of at least 24 total upper-division (300-400 level) hours

Term 8


  • 1 Design and Professional Elective 3 Credit Hours

Credit Hours 13-14


Term 8 Milestone Notes


  • Completion of at least 42 total upper-division (300-400 level) hours

Total Credit Hours 120-121


Footnotes


  1. All students must complete at least 42 upper-division (300-400 level) hours in order to receive a degree from the University of Tennessee.
  2. Three credits of Art and Design History Electives must qualify for Volunteer Core  Global Citizenship – International  credit.

* Meets Volunteer Core Requirements .

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