About the courseThe Bachelor of Fine Arts concentration in metals is designed to prepare the student to become a fine artist. The integration of studio and lecture courses in the curriculum as well as activities and enrichment opportunities encourages the skills and concepts essential to the student’s growth as an artist. The metals program offers a comprehensive experience laying the foundation for a career in contemporary metalsmithing. Students are exposed to a broad range of techniques and historical metal work in these classes. The concentration is focused in jewelry, blacksmithing, or hollowware; emphasis is placed on traditional techniques with a contemporary approach. Students design and create solutions for functional and aesthetic problems using progressively more advanced tooling and skills.
Academic entry requirements
Graduate from a Secondary School with proof of such with diploma and support documentation showing all years of high school course work.All international students whose native language is not English must have an official Test of English as a Foreign Lang
Potential Course Career Outcomes
Tennessee Technological UniversityLearn more about this institution Website
AboutFounded in 1915, Tennessee Technological University is governed by the Tennessee Board of Regents. It provides academic, economic and cultural leadership in the region and producing practical, ready to work graduates from a broad range of academic disciplines prepared to excel in a technologically driven world. The Universitys mission as the states only technological university is to provide leadership and outstanding programs in engineering, the sciences, and related areas that benefit the people of Tennessee and the nation.
Tennessee Technological University offers degrees from eight academic schools and colleges: Agriculture and Human Ecology, Arts and Sciences, Business, Education, Engineering, Fine Arts, Interdisciplinary Studies, and Nursing. It is a place where student inventions leave the classroom to improve the lives of people with disabilities. The University supports student participation in a broad array of extracurricular activities as an integral component of its commitment to student life and success. Tennessee Tech is Located in Cookeville, Tennessee, United States, a city approximately 80 miles (129 km) east of Nashville.
Other education providers you might be interested in
Campuses this course is available atSee all Tennessee Technological University Campuses
Main Campus - Tennessee Technological University
1 William L Jones Dr, Cookeville, Tennessee, 38505Open in maps See all courses at this campus
Less than a mile from the city’s downtown area, Tech is close by some of Cookeville’s best parks, shops and eateries. There are nine state parks within an hour of campus and concerts, festivals, museums and scenic spots all around.