Wayne State University

Minor in Art

The minor offers students the opportunity to learn fundamental visual concepts and apply these in a studio setting. The minor also broadens understanding of artistic expression from the past to the present.

Minor Requirements: Students pursuing a Minor in Art must complete twenty-one credits, distributed as follows:

DRAWING choose one (3 credits)

  • ADR 1050 – Drawing I (3 cr)
  • ADR 1060 – Drawing II (3 cr)

CORE choose one (3 credits)

  • ACO 1200 – Surface Studio (3 cr)
  • ACO 1230 – Spatial Studio (3 cr)
  • ACO 1270 – Time Studio (3 cr)

ART HISTORY choose one (3 credits)

  • AH 1110 – Survey of Art History: Ancient through Medieval (3 cr)
  • AH 1120 – Survey of Art History: Renaissance through Modern (3 cr)
  •  AH 1130 – Global Arts of Africa (3 cr)

STUDIO ELECTIVES (12 credits)
In discussion with your art advisor, choose four studio electives.

To declare your minor, fill out the online Declaration of Major or Minor Portal