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Online General Arts CoursesCore subjects and courses that are included in the curriculum of an online general arts certificate program include mathematics, literature, science, arts, philosophy, history, and language.

A general arts certificate program gives you a good foundation in many subjects and disciplines. It delves into technical and non-technical courses that give you a good well-rounded training in a number of general fields of study. The program is also ideal for people who are not yet decided on what particular career path they want to pursue. Because of the multi-disciplinary approach of a general arts program, your skills can be applicable to many industries, both art and non-art related. You can find work as a teacher, account executive, account manager, and writer, to name a few. A general arts program is also an excellent preparatory course for more advanced areas of study such as graphic design, fine arts, and fashion design.

As the job market is getting more and more competitive, it is best to supplement your general arts studies with training and courses on other fields such as IT and computer, finance, and business management.

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  1. School: University of Phoenix - This General Studies course introduces the student to the arts, especially through their expression in Western Culture. This will help them understand and evaluate contemporary artistic endeavours. In this course, students will examine the concepts of nature and of the individual expressed in art...
  2. School: University of Phoenix - Humanities teach students to understand and evaluate artistic endeavours, introducing them to the arts and their expressions in dominant themes in Western Culture. This Intro to Humanities course guides the students to examine concepts of nature and of the individual expressed in art works, from ...
  3. School: University of Phoenix - The University of Phoenix is an outstanding university accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, and a member of the North Central Association as well. This university offers a comprehensive study of Literature in Society - given entirely online. This course is designed for students to unde...
  4. School: University of Phoenix - Business Literature refers to literature that came from the workplace. This University of Phoenix course develops deeper understanding of the workplace through analysis and interpretation of stories, poems, essays, and other workplace related literary pieces. Understanding this kind of literature...
  5. School: The University of Georgia - Independent and Distance Learning - The appreciation of artworks does not only involve the aesthetic beauty of each, and how the ones seeing it view it in relation with their tastes and preferences. Artworks actually have deeper meanings and contexts in themselves. True appreciation of artworks actually involves knowing these meani...
  6. School: The University of Georgia - Independent and Distance Learning - For students who want to have a specialization on western literature, or wanting to make a career in being educators of the development of western literature in the academe, having a background on the classical Latin literature produced from the Roman golden age is necessary. This is also true fo...
  7. School: University of Phoenix - This course explores various literatures that come from the contemporary southwestern authors. This course's literary selections have themes that tackle two main subjects: southwestern landscape and cultural issues prominent in the region. Literature has since been the seen as one of the best mir...
  8. School: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - Friday Center - Islamic Art is one of the defining forms of ancient civilizations. Studying Introduction to Islamic Art (ART 154) is a very important lesson for any student of the arts. Its forms and configurations have influenced heavily on the art of the ancients as well as contributed to modern art forms. ...
  9. School: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - Friday Center - The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - Friday Center now makes it available online DRAM 284: Studies in Dramatic Theory and Criticism. Stressing on the modern period, this course will analyze the essential components of modern drama and criticism. It will unravel the elements ...
  10. School: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - Friday Center - The theatre is an interesting array of different factors and parts that all contribute into a novel production. There is an interrelationship of directing and acting, the importance of playwriting, design, props, lighting and technical preparations, as they are all woven together by a story. ...
  11. School: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - Friday Center - The British Literature, Wordsworth to Eliot (ENGL 121) course shall take into consideration the importance of the different kinds of literary pieces, including prose, poetry, and drama of the many significant periods like Victorian, Romantic and Modern era. Best known and famous works of great li...
  12. School: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - Friday Center - The study of English can never be complete without having an intimate knowledge of major American authors. These authors have exerted a deep influence not only in the field of literature but in American life and culture as well. This course, offered by University of North Carolina at Chape...