Game Art, Minor

Complete all courses listed below unless otherwise indicated. Also complete any corequisite labs, recitations, clinicals, or tools courses where specified. Students who wish to register for 2000 level courses and above need to plan ahead in order to complete pre-requisite course(s) ahead of time.

Complete all courses listed below unless otherwise indicated. Also complete any corequisite labs, recitations, clinicals, or tools courses where specified.

Requirements for Non–Art and Design Majors 

An overall GPA of 2.500 is required for the minor.

Required Courses
ARTD 2370
and ARTD 2371
Animation Basics
and Animation Tools
5
ARTF 1120Observational Drawing4
ARTF 1122
and ARTF 1123
2D Fundamentals: Surface and Drawing
and 2D Tools
5
ARTF 2220
and ARTF 2221
4D Fundamentals: Sequence and Drawing
and 4D Tools
5
Elective Course
Complete one of the following:4
Virtual Environment Design
Character Design for Animation
Animation for Games

Requirements for Art and Design Majors 

An overall GPA of 2.500 is required for the minor. Note: This minor is not available to students in the BFA in Media Arts program.

Required Courses
ARTD 2370
and ARTD 2371
Animation Basics
and Animation Tools
5
ARTF 1120Observational Drawing4
Additional Courses
Complete two of the following:8
Virtual Environment Design
Character Design for Animation
Animation for Games
Elective Course
Complete one of the following:4
Narrative Basics
Animation 1
Digital Sculpture and Model Making
Art and Design Special Topics
Special Topics in Art and Design Studio
Foundations of Game Design

GPA Requirement

2.500 GPA required in the minor