The Division of Visual Arts recommends students consult an art advisor prior to declaring a minor, especially if more than one art minor is desired. Minor concentrations offered as follows:

 

ART MINOR

Consists of 18-20 credit hours selected from appropriate courses with assistance and approval of the division.

 


ART HISTORY MINOR


Consists of 18 credit hours, to include the following courses: 

Code Course​ Credit​
ARH 282​ Western Art to 1850​ 3
ARH 382​ Modern Art to Post-Modern Art 3​

 

Choose remaining 12 credit hours with approval of the division.

 


ANIMATION MINOR


Consists of 18 credit hours from the following list of courses:

Code Course​ Credit​
ART 254​ Digital Art​ 3
FVA 262​ 3D Modeling and Design​ 3​
FVA 263​ ​Basic Computer Animation 3​
FVA 364​ Character Modeling and Animation​ 3​
FVA 366​ Intermediate Computer Animation ​ 3​
FVA 462​ Advanced Computer Animation 3​
  

 


CERAMICS MINOR


Consists of 20 credit hours to include the following courses:

Code​ Course​ Credit​
ART 231 Clay Art: Hand-building​ 4​
ART 331​ ​Clay Art: Throwing I 4​
ART 334​ Surface Materials & Process 4​
 

Choose remaining 8 credit hours from courses listed below: 

Code​ Course​ Credit​
ART 332 Clay Art: Throwing II​ 4​
​ART 431 Advanced Ceramics​ 4​
ART 376​ Special Topics (ceramics course content) 1-4​
​ART 476 Special Topics (ceramics course content)​ 1-4​

 

  


FILM MINOR


Consists of 18 credit hours, to include the following courses: 

Code​ Course​ Credit​
ENGL 310​ Studies in Film​ 3​
FVA 101​ Introduction to Film​ 3​
FVA 201​ ​Elements of Screenwriting 3​
FVA 301​ Advanced Screenwriting ​ 3​
FVA 363​ Time-Based Art 3​
​FVA 372 Cinematography Workshop​ 3​

 

  


GLASS MINOR


Consists of 20 credit hours, to include the following courses: 

Code​ Course​ Credit​
ART 223​ Glass Art: Blowing I 4​
ART 323​ Glass Art: Blowing II​ 4​
ART 325​ Casting 4​

 

 Choose remaining 8 credit hours from courses listed below: 

Code​ Course​ Credit​
ART 323​ Glass Art: Blowing II​ (may be repeated for credit  4​
as content changes; must be taken 2nd time to ​
apply additional credit hours)​
ART 423​ Glass Art: Blowing III 4​
ART 376​ ​Special Topics (glass course content) 1-4​
ART 476​ Special Topics (glass course content)​ 1-4​

  


  GRAPHIC DESIGN MINOR


 Consists of 18 credit hours, to include the following courses: 

Code​ Course​ Credit​
ART 254​ Digital Art 3​
ART 255 Typography​ 3​
ART 263​ Web Design​ 3​
ART 360​ Graphic Design 3​
​ART 361 Graphic Studio​ 3​
​ART 362 Mobile Design​ 3
 
 


 ILLUSTRATION MINOR


 Consists of 19 credit hours from the following list of courses:

Code Course​ Credit​
ART 107​ Drawing I​ 3
ART 218​ Printmaking​ 4​
​ART 318 Photographic Printmaking Processes​ 4​
ART 341 Illustration Methods 4​
ART 355​ Children's Book Illustration ​ 4​

  


 

PHOTOGRAPHY MINOR


Consists of 20 credit hours, to include the following courses: 

Code​ Course​ Credit​
ART 205​ Introduction to Digital Photography 4​
ART 206 Introduction to Film Photography​ 4​
 
 
Choose remaining 12 credit hours from courses listed below: 
Code​ Course​ Credit​
ART 303​ Studio Photography​ 4​
ART 304​ Color Photography​ 4​
ART 305​ Alternative Processes in Photography​ 4​
ART 306​ Photojournalism​ 4​
ART 318​ Photographic Printmaking Processes 4​
ART 376​ ​Special Topics (photography course content) 1-4​
ART 476​ Special Topics (photography course content)​ 1-4​
ARH 306​ History of Photography​ 3​

 

 

 

SCULPTURE MINOR


Consists of 20 credit hours chosen from the following list of courses:

Code​ Course​ Credit​
ART 230 Introductory Sculpture 4​
ART 330​ Combining Media 4​

 

Choose remaining 12 credit hours from courses listed below:

Code​ Course​ Credit​
ART 325 Casting 4​
ART 330​ Combining Media (may be taken second time 4​
​for credit)
ART 430​ Advanced Sculpture​ 4
ART 376​ ​Special Topics (sculpture course content) 1-4​
ART 476​ Special Topics (sculpture course content)​ 1-4​