• Creativity

    The process of innovation, generating original ideas or making new connections among existing ideas.

    KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS UC STUDENTS ACHIEVE IN THE AREA OF CREATIVITY:

    Associate Degree: Foundational Skills and Knowledge

    • Critiques and reflects on the creative process as it is approached in the traditional creative (arts) disciplines: literature, film, music and visual arts
    • Demonstrates creativity in one of the traditional forms and reflects on the creative process

    Baccalaureate Degree: Advanced Skills and Knowledge

    • Engages in an in-depth experience in literature as an opportunity to further develop knowledge and skills related to creativity
    • Engages the creative process by producing a body of work or engaging in a focused study of a body of work created by other artists
    • Reflects on the creative process of the artists under consideration
    • Uses the creative process in such a way as to effectively demonstrate innovation in his or her academic major

    Graduate Degree Synthesis and Application of Skills and Knowledge at the Professional level

    • Creatively solves discipline-specific problems related to the chosen profession