2-D Media Studies Minor

To provide studio access and focus to the university population (with the exception of B.F.A. in Studio Art majors) to creatively solve problems using design concepts, materials, and processes in one or more of the following concentrations: Photography, Printmaking, and Painting.

The minor in two-dimensional media studies explores art processes, developing concepts and techniques relevant to the materials, methods, and critically informed aesthetic thinking inherent in making visual art in two dimensions.

Two-dimensional concentrations in the department include photography, printmaking, and painting. The minor encourages breadth of exploration balanced with a requirement for a two-course focus in one concentration.

A minimum 2.50 GPA is required for admittance to the minor and is required for all courses in the minor. Students planning to take this minor should consult Dana Saulnier at saulnid@miamioh.edu.

For information, please contact the Department of Art, 124 Art Building, 513-529-2900.

Program Requirements

(18 hours minimum)

Select one of the following:3
Design and Composition
Methods of Presentation, Representation and Re-Presentation
Methods of Presentation, Representation and Re-Presentation
Problem Solving and Design
Select one or two of the following in consultation with advisor:3-6
Observational Drawing
Drawing III
Drawing IV
Illustration
Select three to four courses in two-dimensional studio art concentrations: 19-12
Photography I:
Introduction to Digital Imaging
Photography
Photography II
Photography III
Painting I:
Painting I
Painting II
Painting III
Printmaking I:
Printmaking I
Printmaking II
Printmaking III
Total Credit Hours15-21
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You must take at least two courses focused in one studio area, with one being the introductory course.

2-D Media Studies Minor (for Art Majors)

To provide 2-D media studio depth and focus to art majors in one or more of the following concentrations: photography, printmaking, and painting.

The minor in two-dimensional media studies explores art processes, developing concepts and techniques relevant to the materials, methods, and critically informed aesthetic thinking inherent in making visual art in two dimensions.

Two-dimensional concentrations in the department include photography, printmaking, and painting. The minor encourages breadth of exploration balanced with a requirement for a two-course focus in one concentration.

A minimum 2.50 GPA is required for admittance to the minor and is required for all courses in the minor. Students planning to take this minor should consult Dana Saulnier at saulnid@miamioh.edu.

For information, please contact the Department of Art, 124 Art Building, 513-529-2900.

Program Requirements

(18 hours minimum)

Select one of the following:3
Design and Composition
Methods of Presentation, Representation and Re-Presentation
Methods of Presentation, Representation and Re-Presentation
Problem Solving and Design
ART 121Observational Drawing3
Select one of the following:3
Drawing III
Drawing IV
Painting I
Printmaking I
Introduction to Digital Imaging
Photography
Select nine hours from focus tracks (at least 6 of the 9 hours in one track):9
Photography I:
Photography II
Photography III
Photography IV
Painting I:
Painting III
Painting IV
Supplemental Problems
Supplemental Problems
Printmaking I:
Printmaking II
Printmaking III
Printmaking IV
Total Credit Hours18