UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

Art Minors

Art

Art Minor (24 credits)

All classes are 3 credits unless otherwise specified.

Foundation Courses (9 credits)

Select at least 9 credits from the following:
ART 121 2D Design Foundation
ART 131 Drawing I
ART 211 Western Art to 1500
ART 212 Renaissance to Early Modern Art History

Introductory Courses (6 credits)

Select at least 6 credits from the following:
* Indicates a repeatable course used to accumulate credits.
ART 225 Advertising Design I
ART 226 Introduction to Fibers
ART 227 Introduction to Ceramics
ART 229 Introduction to Glass
ART 235 Introduction to Photography
ART 236 Introduction to Printmaking
ART 237 Introduction to Sculpture
ART 238 Introduction to Painting
* ART 289 Special Topics (1-3 cr.)

Upper Division Courses (9 credits)

Select at least 9 credits from the following:
* Indicates a repeatable course used to accumulate credits.
* ART 326 Studio-Fibers
* ART 327 Studio-Ceramics
* ART 329 Studio-Glass
* ART 335 Studio-Photography
* ART 336 Studio-Printmaking
* ART 337 Studio-Sculpture
* ART 338 Studio-Painting
* ART 389 Special Topics (1-3 cr.)

Art History

Art History Minor: 24 Credits

Required Core Courses: 9 Credits

ART 211 West Art to 1500 3 cr.
ART 212 West Art Since 1500 3 cr.
ART 213 Art since 1945: Modern and Contemporary Art History 3 cr.

Directed Art History Electives: 9 Credits

Choose 6 Credits from Modern and Contemporary Art History Electives
ART 308 History of Design 3 cr.
PHIL 310/ART 310 Philosophy and History of Visual Art 3 cr.
ART 321 Gender and Art 3 cr.

Choose 3 Credits from Global Art History Electives
ART 291 Asian Art History (GP)* 3 cr.
ART 392 Pre-Columbian Art History (MD) 3 cr.

Directed Studio Art Electives: 6 Credits

Choose 3 Credits from 2-D Studio Electives
ART 131 Drawing I 3 cr.
ART 225 Advertising Design I 3 cr.
ART 235 Introduction to Black and White Photography 3 cr.
ART 236 Introduction to Printmaking 3 cr.
ART 238 Introduction to Painting 3 cr.

Choose 3 Credits from 3-D Studio Electives
ART 226 Introduction to Fibers 3 cr.
ART 227 Introduction to Clay 3 cr.
ART 228 Introduction to Metal 3 cr.
ART 229 Introduction to Glass 3 cr.

Required Supporting Course

ART 100 Introduction to Art (3 Credits count in General Education)

* indicates prerequisite: junior standing or higher

Graphic Design

Graphic Design Minor (24 credits)

All classes are 3 credits unless otherwise specified.

Required Supporting Course (3 credits)

University general requirement. Credits not included in minor credit count.
ART 100 Introduction to Visual Art (Section 6)

Core Requirements (12 credits)

ART 121 Design Foundation
ART 131 Drawing I
ART 132 Drawing II
ART 308 History of Design

Required Graphic Design Courses (9 credits)

ART 241 Graphic Design I
ART 242 Design Studio I
ART 243 Typography I

Elective (3 credits)

Select from the following:
ART 226 Introduction to Fibers
ART 227 Introduction to Ceramics
ART 229 Introduction to Glass
ART 230 Cold Glass
ART 235 Introduction to Photography
ART 236 Introduction to Printmaking
ART 237 Introduction to Sculpture
ART 238 Introduction to Painting

Art Department

172 Kleinpell Fine Arts
715-425-3266
www.uwrf.edu/ART/


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