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Art+Design Majors & Minors

For a description of the courses, visit the Course Catalog.

 

Art+Design (Beginning Fall 2018)

 

Art+Design (Pre-Fall 2018)

 

Art+Design Major

Bachelor of Arts in Art + Design (Pre-2018)

Required Courses in the Major

Course # Course Title Hours
ART 105 Introduction to Visual Culture 3
ART 107 Line and Value: Drawing + 2d Design 3
ART 108 Structure: Graphic Design + Identity Branding I 3
ART 122 Color: Painting + Color Theory I 3
ART 210 Process: Theory + Practice 3
ART 411 Method: Thesis + Exhibition 3
ART 451, 452, 453 Internship 3
Total: 21

Art electives, total of 18 credit hours (choose 6 of the following)

Course # Course Title Hours
ART 222, 322 Color: Painting + Color Theory II, III 3,6
ART 207, 307 Line and Value: Drawing + 2d Design II, III 3,6
ART 303 Contrast: Photography + Digital Manipulation 3
ART 304 Depiction: Illustration + Printmaking 3
ART 305 Time and Motion: Animation + Video 3
ART 306 Interactive: Digital Art + Web Design 3
ART 208, 308 Structure: Graphic Design + Identity Branding II, III 3, 6
ART 311 Function: Fashion + Product Design 3
ART 312 Design: History and Theory 3
ART 314 Museum as Theatre 3
ART 315 Postmodernism in the Arts 3
ART 360 Space: Sculpture + 3D Design 3
ART 380-2 Special Topics in Art & Visual Culture 3
ART 401-3 Independent Study: Art + Design 1,2,3
ART 499 Honors Thesis 3
Total: 21

Total hours for Art + Design Major: 42

Students will be required to satisfy the Butler University Core curriculum: 27 hrs. (Art + Design Majors are exempt from the Perspectives in the Creative Arts requirement.)

Students will be required to complete concentrations, a minor, or a secondary major in another discipline chosen in consultation with your advisor: 21-24 hours.

Free electives will comprise the remainder of the requirements. These usually number 33-36 hours, depending on the chosen concentrations, minor, or secondary major.

Total hours for Bachelor of Arts in Art + Design: 126

Art+Design Minor

Required, total of 12 credit hours (3 credit hours each)

Course Course Title
ART 105 Introduction to Visual Culture
ART 107 Line and Value: Drawing + 2d Design
ART 108 Structure I
ART 210 Process: Theory + Practice

Art electives, total of 9 credit hours (choose 3 of the following)

Course Course Title
ART 122 Color I
ART 222 Color II
ART 207 Line and Value II
ART 307 Line and Value III
ART 322 Color III
ART 303 Contrast: Photography + Digital Manipulation
ART 304 Depiction: Illustration + Printmaking
ART 305 Time and Motion: Animation + Video
ART 306 Interactive: Digital Art + Web Design
ART 208 Structure: Graphic Design + Identity Branding II
ART 308 Structure: Graphic Design + Identity Branding III
ART 311 Function: Fashion + Product Design
ART 312 Design: History and Theory
ART 360 Space: Sculpture + 3D Design
ART 380-2 Special Topics in Art & Visual Culture
PCA 200 ART Perspectives in the Creative Arts- Introduction to Visual Art

Total hours for Art + Design Minor: 21

NOTE: The information found on this website with respect to major/minor/program requirements is primarily directed at providing prospective students a general roadmap of the curriculum.  Current Butler students are expected to review their degree audit report at my.butler.edu and speak with their advisor regularly for detailed information regarding their specific degree requirements and their progress toward degree completion.