Graphic Design Minor

The Graphic Design minor is designed for students who focus on graphic design and computer-assisted art.

A minor in Graphic Design consists of 18-24 credits selected in accordance with the following specifications: 2 required core courses (6 credits) and 1 required Aesthetics and Critical Studies course in Graphic Design (3 credits) plus 3 design elective courses (9 credits) must be completed. Two courses of the minor must be at the 3000-level or above.

Required Core Courses (6 credits)

ARTS.1010 Art Concepts I
ARTS.1130 Digital Foundations

At Least Three Design Courses (9 credits)

ARTS.1000 Artbotics
ARTS.1020
Art Concepts II
ARTS.1550 Drawing I
ARTS.1560
Drawing II
ARTS.2010
Form and Content
ARTS.2100 Graphic Design I
ARTS.2200 Web Design I
ARTS.2300 Typography I
ARTS.2570
Monotypes
ARTS.2610
Photography I
ARTS.2620 Digital Imaging & Photography
ARTS.2650 Computer Art I
ARTS.2670
Printmaking
ARTS.2680 Computer Art II
ARTS.2690
Color
ARTS.2720 2D Animation I
ARTS.2740 Animation Studio
ARTS.2741 Storyboarding
ARTS.2760 Intro 3D Modeling & Animation
ARTS.2770 Compositing and Motion Graphics
ARTS.2780 Interactive Media I
ARTS.2810 Introduction to Game Design
ARTS.2900
Illustration
ARTS.2960 Character and Layout Design
ARTS.3100 Graphic Design II
ARTS.3200 Web Design II
ARTS.3300 Typography II
ARTS.3451 Audio Production
ARTS.3610
Photography II
ARTS.3670
Printmaking II
ARTS.3740 Animation Studio
ARTS.3760 3D Animation I
ARTS.3770 2D Animation II
ARTS.3780 Interactive Media II
ARTS.3820 Art & Design of Data Visualization
ARTS.3950 Advertising Design
ARTS.3960 Storyboarding
ARTS.3970 Art and Copy
ARTS.4100 Graphic Design III
ARTS.4110 Design in Motion
ARTS.4200 Web Design III
ARTS.4300 Typography III
ARTS.4910 Advanced Studio
ARTS.4940 Directed Studies
ARTS.4950 Advanced Tutorial

One Aesthetics Course (3 credits)

AEST.3600
Aesthetics and Critical Studies of Graphic Design