May 22, 2018  
2011-2012 University Catalogue 
2011-2012 University Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Book Arts Minor

This minor emphasizes the development of skills related to designing and creating books, incorporating both type and imagery. Instruction in image-making in multiples through printmaking processes, basic typesetting techniques, and introductory bookbinding methods are studied.

  • Fine Arts-Printmaking majors may not declare a Book Arts minor.
  • Students must meet eligibility requirements, which may include a satisfactory grade point average, prerequisites, and departmental portfolio review.
  • Intent to complete a minor is declared by filing the completed Minor Declaration Form with the Office of the Registrar. The forms are available on or in person at the Office of the Registrar.
  • Courses applied to the minor may only be applied towards elective requirements.
  • Generally, no substitutions to the minor requirements are allowed. The minor advisor may permit a substitution in exceptional situations.
  • The requirements of the minor must be completed prior to graduation.
  • Completing a minor may require a student to take more than the minimum number of credits necessary to achieve the undergraduate degree in order to also finish the concentration.
  • Minors are available only to undergraduate students.


Requirements for the Minor