Studio Art Minor

The Studio Art minor is designed for students who focus on photo, animation, design or general art studies.

A minor in Studio Art consists of 18-24 credits selected in accordance with the following specifications: 15-21 credits must be completed in studio art or design elective courses and at least one Aesthetics and Critical Studies course. Two courses of the minor must be at the 3000-level or above.

The Studio Art minor’s 18-24 credits must be selected in accordance with the following specifications: 

Required Core Courses (6 credits)

ARTS.1010Art Concepts I
ARTS.1550Drawing I

Three Art Studio Courses (9 credits)

ARTS.1000Artbotics
ARTS.1020
Art Concepts II
ARTS.1130
Digital Foundations
ARTS.1560
Drawing II
ARTS.2010
Form and Content
ARTS.2100Graphic Design I
ARTS.2200Web Design I
ARTS.2300Typography I
ARTS.2320
Ceramics
ARTS.2350
Sculpture I
ARTS.2420
The Language of Video
ARTS.2560
Drawing III
ARTS.2570
Monotypes
ARTS.2590
Papermaking
ARTS.2610
Photography I
ARTS.2620Digital Imaging & Photography
ARTS.2650Computer Art I
ARTS.2660
Alternative Photo Processes
ARTS.2670
Printmaking
ARTS.2680Computer Art II
ARTS.2690
Color
ARTS.2700
Figure Drawing
ARTS.2710
Painting I
ARTS.27202D Animation I
ARTS.2730
Water Media
ARTS.2741Storyboarding & Comics
ARTS.2760Intro 3D Modeling & Animation
ARTS.2780Interactive Media I
ARTS.2810Introduction to Game Design
ARTS.2900
Illustration
ARTS.2950
Studio Workshop Abroad
ARTS.2960Character and Layout Design
ARTS.3100Graphic Design II
ARTS.3200Web Design II
ARTS.3300Typography II
ARTS.3320
Ceramics II
ARTS.3350
Sculpture II
ARTS.3450
Sonic Arts
ARTS.3451Audio Production
ARTS.3610
Photography II
ARTS.3670
Printmaking II
ARTS.3710
Painting II
ARTS.3730
Professional Studio Photography
ARTS.3740Animation Studio
ARTS.37603D Animation I
ARTS.37702D Animation II
ARTS.3780Interactive Media II
ARTS.3820Art & Design of Data Visualization
ARTS.3950Advertising Design
ARTS.3970Art and Copy
ARTS.4100Graphic Design III
ARTS.4110Design in Motion
ARTS.4200Web Design III
ARTS.4350
Sculpture III
ARTS.4710
Painting III
ARTS.4910
Advanced Studio
ARTS.4940
Directed Studies
ARTS.4950
Advanced Tutorial

One Aesthetics or Art History Course (3 credits)

ARHI.2210/
AEST.2210
20th Century Art
AEST.2250
History of Photography
AEST.2310
Aesthetics and Critical Studies Seminar
AEST.2800
From Collective to Per. Aesth.
AEST.2990
Art/Aest/Crit Stud 200 electives
ARHI.3520/
AEST.3520
Contemporary Art and Culture
AEST.3600
Aesthetics and Critical Studies of Graphic Design
AEST.3610
Aesthetics and Critical Studies of New Media
AEST.3800
Understanding Movies: Cinema as Social Commentary
AEST.3990
Art/Aest/Crit Stud 300 electives
AEST.4900
Aesthetics and Critical Studies Seminar
AEST.4940
Directed Study in Aesthetic Concepts
AEST.4960
Practicum Experience in Aesthetic Concepts
AEST.4990
Art/Aest/Crit Stud 400 electives
ARHI.2030
History of Art I: Prehistoric to Medieval Art
ARHI.2040
History of Art II: Renaissance to Modern Art
ARHI.2060
History of Architecture
ARHI.2110
Nineteenth Century Art
ARHI.2210
Twentieth Century Art
ARHI.2250
History of Picturing
ARHI.2310
Greek and Roman Art
ARHI.3000
Art History, Music and Culture
ARHI.3020
Studies In World Art
ARHI.3130
American Art
ARHI.3140
American Architecture
ARHI.3150
Modern Architecture
ARHI.3210
Italian Renaissance Art
ARHI.3300
Italian Mannerism
ARHI.3310
Asian Art
ARHI.3320
Baroque Art in Italy
ARHI.3400
Women and Art
ARHI.3450
Pre-Raphaelite Art
ARHI.3500
Post Modernism
ARHI.3520
Contemporary Art and Culture
ARHI.3530
History of Public Art in the Modern Era
ARHI.3600
Museum Issues
ARHI.3700
Art History and Film
ARHI.4910
Art History Seminar