Minor in Islamic Art and Architecture

The minor in Islamic Art and Architecture within the undergraduate program adds another layer of knowledge to the education of a student, with a focus on a number of electives and additional courses directed towards the investigation of a particular area of interest.

Curriculum

Required Courses: 6 Credits

NUMBER NAME CR.
IAA375 Introduction to Islamic Art 3
IAA376 Introduction to Islamic Architecture 3

Elective Courses: 12 Credits

NUMBER NAME CR.
ART331 History of Art I 3
ARC371 History of Architecture I 3
ARC584 Architecture in the Middle East 3
IAA481 Contemporary Art in the Islamic World 3
IAA595 International Studio 3

Advanced students may also take one of the following IAA electives with the approval of the coordinator:

NUMBER NAME CR.
IAA741 Byzantine and Early Islamic Art and Architecture 3
IAA742 Ayyubid and Mamluk Art and Architecture 3
IAA744 Ornament in Islamic Art and Architecture 3
IAA745 Calligraphy in Islamic Art and Architecture 3
IAA746 Geometry in Islamic Art and Architecture 3