The Department of Visual Art welcomes non-majors who wish to learn about the various areas within visual art through the completion of a minor. Please see specific requirements for the minor under the "Minor Requirements" tab.
Requirements for the Minor
A minimum of 18 hours is required for the minor; 12 hours must be numbered 300 and above.
|ART 101||Drawing I||3|
|or ART 103||Art Concepts and Practice|
|or ART 104||Art Principles and Practice|
|Visual Art Introduction Courses (3)||3|
|1 course required in any of the following areas:|
|Fundamentals of Ceramics (or any CER)|
|Fundamentals of Drawing and Painting (or any DRWG)|
|Fundamentals of Expanded Media (or any EXM)|
|Fundamentals of Metalsmithing/Jewelry (or any METL)|
|Fundamentals of Drawing and Painting (or any PNTG)|
|Fundamentals of Printmaking|
|Fundamentals of Sculpture (or any SCUL)|
|Fundamentals of Fiber Forms (or any TD)|
or ART 133
|Fundamentals of Fibers|
|Visual Art Courses (12)||12|
|minimum 12 Jr/Sr. hours|
Satisfied by 18 hours of minor courses.
Minor Hours in Residence
Satisfied by a minimum of 9 hours of KU resident credit in the minor.
Minor Junior/Senior (300+) Hours
Satisfied by a minimum of 12 hours from junior/senior courses (300+) in the minor.
Minor Junior/Senior Graduation GPA
Satisfied by a minimum of a 2.0 KU GPA in all departmental courses (300+) in the minor. GPA calculations include all departmental courses in the field of study including F’s and repeated courses. See the Semester/Cumulative GPA Calculator.