Majors, minors + certificates

Minor in Creative Technologies in Art + Design (Minors) (CTADSGNMIN)Eskenazi School of Art, Architecture + Design

Students on Summer 2020, Fall 2020, or Spring 2021 requirements.


The Minor in Creative Technologies in Art and Design teaches students the process of idea development in art and design through the use of digital technologies and electronic visualization. The minor introduces a wide range of new media art and design practices and digital platforms in which to explore materializing digital designs through various computer-aided design and computation design software, computer-aided machining and rapid prototyping. In addition to the production of physical objects, these processes can lead to the development of digital drawings and paintings, video art, virtual reality and immersive installations created through digital projection, 3D display systems, interactive artwork, and artwork created by coding.

Minor requirements

The minor requires at least 18 credit hours, including the requirements listed below.

  1. Introductory Course. One (1) course:
  2. Fundamentals. One (1) course:
  3. Advanced Courses. Three (3) courses:
  4. Elective. One (1) course:
    • Additional course from the Advanced Courses list
  5. GPA and Hours Requirements.
    1. Minor Residency. 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. Minor Upper Division Courses. At least 9 credit hours in the minor must be completed at the 300–499 level.
    3. Minimum Grade. 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. Minor GPA. 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.