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Minor in Painting

Hours - 15 Credit Hours
Effective Sep. 2020
Last Revised 9/13/2021
Holokai Category: Arts & Humanities

Program Requirements


Required Visual Arts Core — 3 Credits

*Art majors may not apply more than six hours of duplicate credit towards this minor.

Course Number Title Semesters Offered Credit Hours Prerequisite
ART 119 Drawing and Design Principles F, W, S 3.0 See advisor to register


Studio Electives — 6-9 Credits


*Non-art majors must take the required prerequisites for each course unless exemption is granted by the instructor.

All students must pass the portfolio review before advancing to the visual arts painting concentration: projects from Art 119 and 156 or 265 must be uploaded to Behance and submitted electronically on the program website. After completing the prerequisite courses students may apply by April 30. Accepted students may begin painting coursework the semester indicated in the admittance letter.

Take four classes total (as a combination of both elective sections) - select at least two classes from the following, one of them must be a painting course:

Course Number Title Semesters Offered Credit Hours Prerequisite
ART 156 Three Dimensional Concepts F, W, S 3.0 See advisor to register
ART 221R Figure Drawing F, W 3.0 ART 119
ART 225 Painting Concepts F, S 3.0 ART 119
ART 265 Beginning Sculpture F, W 3.0 See advisor to register
ART 325 Figure Painting W 3.0 ART 119, 221R, 225, 265, portfolio review
ART 335 Watercolor S - odd 3.0 ART 119, 210, 221R, 225, 265, portfolio review
ART 345 Digital Painting S - even 3.0 ART 119, 210, 221R, 225, 265, portfolio review
ART 425 Advanced Painting F 3.0 ART 119, 221R, 225 (ART 210 not required forpainting minor; See advisor to register)


Academic Electives — 3-6 Credits

*Non-Art majors must take the required prerequisites for each course unless exemption is granted by the instructor.

Select at least one class from the following:

Course Number Title Semesters Offered Credit Hours Prerequisite
ART 201 Global Art History I F, W, S 3.0 ENGL 101
ART 202 Global Art History II F, W 3.0 ENGL 101
ART 306 Global Art History III F, W 3.0 ENGL 101, ART 201 or 202
FILM 102 Introduction to Film F, W, S 3.0 ENGL 101


    Additional Program Requirements

    All passing grades will be accepted in fulfilling minor or certificate requirements.


    Program Learning Outcomes

    Forthcoming