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Art Minor

Creativity and problem solving are the building blocks for innovation and new ideas. A studio art minor not only explores a range of materials and media, but also helps you to learn how to think about your research, your clients, your business, or your subject matter in new and creative ways. Within a range of 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional studio art courses, you’ll learn how to problem solve and rearrange variables, to develop a broad training in creative thinking, in a hands-on manner. In addition to this, study of contemporary and historic art events will provide inspiration and context within the field of visual arts.

Required Courses: 18 hours

A minor must include a minimum of 12 hours unduplicated by your major(s) and minor(s).

  • ART 101 Design I (3)
  • ART 110 Drawing I (3)
  • ART 221 Painting I or ART 281 Sculpture I or ART 281 Printmaking I (3)

Upper division art history course selected from:

  • ART 302 Ancient Art History (3)
  • ART 303 Renaissance and Baroque Art History (3)
  • ART 304 American Art History (3)
  • ART 305 Modern Art (3)
  • ART 306 Contemporary Art (3)
  • ART 307 Special Topics in Art History (3)
  • Upper division art electives by advisement (6)

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