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Department of Comparative Literature

Minor in Comparative Arts

Students on Summer 2018, Fall 2018, or Spring 2019 requirements CMPARTMIN


The minor requires at least 15 credit hours*, including the requirements listed below.
  1. Five (5) courses from the Comparative Arts list.
    • CMLT-C 151 Introduction to Popular Culture
    • CMLT-C 155 Culture and the Modern Experience: An Interdisciplinary and International Approach
    • CMLT-C 251
    • CMLT-C 252 Literary and Television Genres
    • CMLT-C 255 Modern Literature and Other Arts: An Introduction
    • CMLT-C 256 Literature and Other Arts: 1870-1950
    • CMLT-C 257 Asian Literature and Other Arts
    • CMLT-C 291 Studies in Non-Western Film
    • CMLT-C 310 Literature and Film
    • CMLT-C 351
    • CMLT-C 355 Literature, the Arts, and Their Interrelationship
    • CMLT-C 357 The Arts Today: From 1950 to the Present
    • CMLT-C 358 Literature and Music: Opera
    • CMLT-C 361 African Literature and Other Arts
    • CMLT-C 492 Comedy in Film and Literature
  2. Minor GPA, Hours, and Minimum Grade Requirements.
    1. At least 9 credit hours in the minor must be completed in courses taken through the Indiana University Bloomington campus or an IU-administered or IU co-sponsored Overseas Study program.
    2. At least 9 credit hours in the minor must be completed at the 300–499 level.
    3. Except for the GPA requirement, a grade of C- or higher is required for a course to count toward a requirement in the minor.
    4. A GPA of at least 2.000 for all courses taken in the minor—including those where a grade lower than C- is earned—is required.
    5. Exceptions to minor requirements may be made with the approval of the department's Director of Undergraduate Studies, subject to final approval by the College of Arts and Sciences.