Arts Courses

These courses have been approved as General Education Arts courses. This course list is updated periodically. Descriptions and learning criteria for General Education Arts courses can be found in the Foundation and Knowledge Domains section.

AA 100Introduction to International Arts Keystone/General Education Course3
AA 121Design Thinking and Creativity Keystone/General Education Course3
AA 193NThe Craft of Comics Keystone/General Education Course3
AA 197CSpecial Topics - InterDomain Keystone/General Education Course3
AED 211Interpreting Art Experience: Social and Behavioral Perspectives Keystone/General Education Course3
AED 225Diversity, Pedagogy, and Visual Culture Keystone/General Education Course3
AED 355QShow Me Where it Hurts: Healthcare and Creative Inquiry Keystone/General Education Course3
AFAM 126The Popular Arts in America: The History of Hip-Hop Keystone/General Education Course3
AFAM 141NAfrican American Read-In Engaged Learning Experience Keystone/General Education Course1-3
AFAM 207NJazz and the African American Experience Keystone/General Education Course3
AFAM 208Workshop: Theatre in Diverse Cultures Keystone/General Education Course3
AFAM 226NCritical Approaches to Hip-Hop Keystone/General Education Course3
AFR 335African Art Keystone/General Education Course3
AMST 197BSpecial Topics - InterDomain Keystone/General Education Course3
AMST 226NCritical Approaches to Hip-Hop Keystone/General Education Course3
AMST 307American Art Keystone/General Education Course3
AMST 308American Architecture Keystone/General Education Course3
ANTH 220Anthropology and Art/ifacts Keystone/General Education Course3
ARCH 100Architecture and Ideas Keystone/General Education Course3
ARCH 210Introduction to Architecture and Planning Theories Keystone/General Education Course3
ARCH 210HContemporary Design and Planning Theories I Keystone/General Education Course3
ARCH 211Contemporary Design and Planning Theories II Keystone/General Education Course3
ARCH 316Analysis of Human Settlements: Cities Keystone/General Education Course3
ART 1Introduction to the Visual Arts Keystone/General Education Course3
ART 2Interactive Learning and Web-Design Keystone/General Education Course3
ART 3Visual Images on the Web Keystone/General Education Course3
ART 10Introduction to Visual Studies Keystone/General Education Course3
ART 17Introduction to Metal Arts Keystone/General Education Course3
ART 20Introduction to Drawing Keystone/General Education Course3
ART 20HIntroduction to Drawing Keystone/General Education Course3
ART 30Introduction to Sculpture Keystone/General Education Course3
ART 40Introduction to Printmaking Keystone/General Education Course3
ART 50Introduction to Painting Keystone/General Education Course3
ART 51NMeteorology and Visual Arts: To Know is to See Keystone/General Education Course3
ART 80Introduction to Ceramics Keystone/General Education Course3
ART 100Concepts and Creation in the Visual Arts Keystone/General Education Course3
ART 101Introduction to Web Design Keystone/General Education Course3
ART 102Beginning Computer Aided Design for Artists Keystone/General Education Course3
ART 144ZClimate Change: Arts, Agency and Activism Keystone/General Education Course3
ART 165Artistic Concepts of Space Keystone/General Education Course3
ART 166Artistic Concepts of Form Keystone/General Education Course3
ART 168The Digital Medium Keystone/General Education Course3
ART 197BSpecial Topics - InterDomain Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 1First-Year Seminar Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 100Introduction to Art Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 100HIntroduction to Art Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 105Pictures and Power Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 106Pictures and Power Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 107NRocks, Minerals, and the History of Art Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 111Ancient to Medieval Art Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 111HAncient to Medieval Art Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 111UAncient to Medieval Art Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 112Renaissance to Modern Art Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 112URenaissance to Modern Art Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 115NArts of Love Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 120Asian Art and Architecture Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 120ZAsian Art and Architecture -LINKED Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 130Art of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 140Introduction to the Art and Architecture of the Mayas, Aztecs, and Incas Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 201Ancient to Medieval Architecture Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 202Renaissance to Modern Architecture Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 204The Art of Marvel: Italy and Spain 1600 - 1750 Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 225NSexuality and Modern Visual Culture Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 226The Comic Book: A History of Sequential Art Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 292NWitches and Witchcraft from the Middle Ages to the Present Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 301Egyptian and Mesopotamian Art Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 302Art of the Early Middle Ages Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 303Italian Renaissance Art Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 305Romanticism and Revolution Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 307American Art Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 308American Architecture Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 311Greek and Roman Art Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 312Romanesque and Gothic Art Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 313Northern Renaissance Art Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 314Art in the Age of Rembrandt Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 315Architecture and Art of South and Southeast Asia Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 320Chinese Art Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 325Impressionism to Surrealism Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 325HModern Art in Europe: From Impressionism to Surrealism Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 326Art Since 1940 Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 330Islamic Architecture and Art Keystone/General Education Course3
ARTH 335African Art Keystone/General Education Course3
ASIA 315Architecture and Art of South and Southeast Asia Keystone/General Education Course3
ASTRO 7NThe Artistic Universe Keystone/General Education Course3
ASTRO 141NFilm and Extraterrestrial Life: Science Fact or Fiction? Keystone/General Education Course3
BIOL 60NArt in the Natural World Keystone/General Education Course3
BIOL 145NThe Visual Body Keystone/General Education Course3
BRASS 100Trumpet: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course1
BRASS 101French Horn: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course1
BRASS 102Trombone: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course1
BRASS 103Euphonium: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course1
BRASS 104Tuba: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course1
BRASS 110Trumpet: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course2
BRASS 111French Horn: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course2
BRASS 112Trombone: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course2
BRASS 113Euphonium: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course2
BRASS 114Tuba: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course2
CHNS 121NChinese Film and New Media Keystone/General Education Course3
CMLIT 112NIntroduction to Global Drama, Theatre, and Performance Keystone/General Education Course3
CMLIT 191NIntroduction to Video Game Culture Keystone/General Education Course3
CMLIT 240QArtistic Patronage in Europe Keystone/General Education Course3
COMM 20NCritical Media Literacy Keystone/General Education Course3
COMM 150NThe Art of the Cinema Keystone/General Education Course3
COMM 150HThe Art of the Cinema Keystone/General Education Course3
COMM 151NFilm and Extraterrestrial Life: Science Fact or Fiction? Keystone/General Education Course3
COMM 175NMental Illness and the Movies Keystone/General Education Course3
COMM 208NVisual Representations of the Middle East in the US and Middle East Keystone/General Education Course3
COMM 222NSocial Justice and the Image Keystone/General Education Course3
COMM 250Film History and Theory Keystone/General Education Course3
COMM 290NCinema and Globalization Keystone/General Education Course3
COMM 297CSpecial Topics - InterDomain Keystone/General Education Course3
DANCE 100Dance Appreciation Keystone/General Education Course3
DANCE 230Ballet Keystone/General Education Course1.5
DANCE 240Jazz Dance Keystone/General Education Course1.5
DANCE 250Tap Dance Keystone/General Education Course1.5
DANCE 261Beginning Modern Dance I Keystone/General Education Course1.5
DANCE 361Intermediate Modern Dance I Keystone/General Education Course1.5
DANCE 362Intermediate Modern Dance II Keystone/General Education Course1.5
ENGL 50Introduction to Creative Writing Keystone/General Education Course3
ENGL 50HIntroduction to Creative Writing Keystone/General Education Course3
ENGL 115NArts of Love Keystone/General Education Course3
ENGL 141NAfrican American Read-In Engaged Learning Experience Keystone/General Education Course1-3
ENGL 190QMedievalism Keystone/General Education Course3
ENGL 193NThe Craft of Comics Keystone/General Education Course3
ENGL 208NThe Music of the Beatles and American Popular Culture Keystone/General Education Course3
ENGL 225NSexuality and Modern Visual Culture Keystone/General Education Course3
ENGL 237NReading and Writing Documentary Poetry Keystone/General Education Course3
ENGR 120NDesign Thinking and 3D Printing in Engineering and Healthcare Keystone/General Education Course3
FR 138NFrench Culture Through Film Keystone/General Education Course3
FRNAR 100Introduction to Forensic Photography Keystone/General Education Course3
GAME 160NIntroduction to Video Game Culture Keystone/General Education Course3
GAME 180NThe Art and Science of Virtual Worlds Keystone/General Education Course3
GAME 220Introduction to Game Design Keystone/General Education Course3
GD 100Introduction to Graphic Design Keystone/General Education Course3
GD 115NVisualizing Information Keystone/General Education Course3
GEOSC 107NRocks, Minerals, and the History of Art Keystone/General Education Course3
GER 189NGerman Film Keystone/General Education Course3
HDFS 197CSpecial Topics - InterDomain Keystone/General Education Course1-9
HIST 240QArtistic Patronage in Europe Keystone/General Education Course3
HIST 292NWitches and Witchcraft from the Middle Ages to the Present Keystone/General Education Course3
HUM 100NFoundations in the Humanities: Understanding the Human Experience Keystone/General Education Course3
HUM 150NWorld Mythologies in the Arts Keystone/General Education Course3
HUM 200NExplorations in the Humanities: The Quest Keystone/General Education Course3
HUM 297BSpecial Topics - InterDomain Keystone/General Education Course1-9
HUM 300NInterpretations in the Humanities Keystone/General Education Course3
HUM 311NThe Western Tradition I Keystone/General Education Course3
HUM 400NExpressions in the Humanities Keystone/General Education Course3
INART 1The Arts Keystone/General Education Course3
INART 1HThe Arts Keystone/General Education Course3
INART 3Reception of the Arts Keystone/General Education Course3
INART 5Performing Arts Keystone/General Education Course3
INART 10The Popular Arts in America: Mass Media Arts Keystone/General Education Course3
INART 15The Popular Arts in America: Performing Arts Keystone/General Education Course3
INART 55History of Electroacoustic Music Keystone/General Education Course3
INART 62West African and African American Arts: from the 1960s to the present Keystone/General Education Course3
INART 100Seminar in Integrative Arts Keystone/General Education Course3
INART 100WSeminar in Integrative Arts Keystone/General Education Course3
INART 110The Dramatic Arts in the Mass Media Keystone/General Education Course3
INART 115The Popular Arts in America: Popular Music Keystone/General Education Course3
INART 116The Popular Arts in America: The History of Rock and Roll-The 1950s Keystone/General Education Course3
INART 116HThe Popular Arts in America: The History of Rock and Roll-The 1950s Keystone/General Education Course3
INART 125The Popular Arts in America: The History of Rock and Roll - Punk Rock Keystone/General Education Course3
INART 126The Popular Arts in America: The History of Hip-Hop Keystone/General Education Course3
INART 141NAfrican American Read-In Engaged Learning Experience Keystone/General Education Course1-3
INART 197BSpecial Topics - InterDomain Keystone/General Education Course3
INART 200The Popular Arts in America: Elvis Presley - The King of Rock and Roll Keystone/General Education Course3
INART 203QMedievalism Keystone/General Education Course3
INART 205Introducing the Beatles Keystone/General Education Course3
INART 205HIntroducing the Beatles Keystone/General Education Course3
INART 210Integrative Approaches to Computer-Aided Music Composition Keystone/General Education Course3
INART 215The Craft of Singing Keystone/General Education Course3
INART 220Stand-Up Comedy: A Cultural History Keystone/General Education Course3
INART 226NCritical Approaches to Hip-Hop Keystone/General Education Course3
INART 236Integrating Music and Animation with Technology Keystone/General Education Course3
INART 258AFundamentals of Digital Audio Keystone/General Education Course3
INART 258BFundamentals of Digital Audio Keystone/General Education Course1
IST 130Emerging Technologies in Popular Culture Keystone/General Education Course3
IT 240QArtistic Patronage in Europe Keystone/General Education Course3
JAPNS 121NJapanese Film and New Media Keystone/General Education Course3
KEYBD 100Piano: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course1
KEYBD 101Organ: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course1
KEYBD 110Piano: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course2
KEYBD 111Organ: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course2
LARCH 60Cultural History of Designed Places Keystone/General Education Course3
LARCH 60HHistory of Landscape Architecture Keystone/General Education Course3
LARCH 65Built Environment and Culture Keystone/General Education Course3
LLED 215NChildren's Picture Books as Multimodal Texts Keystone/General Education Course3
METEO 51NMeteorology and Visual Arts: To Know is to See Keystone/General Education Course3
METEO 197ASpecial Topics - InterDomain Keystone/General Education Course3
MUSIC 4Film Music Keystone/General Education Course3
MUSIC 5An Introduction to Western Music Keystone/General Education Course3
MUSIC 5SAn Introduction to Western Music Keystone/General Education Course3
MUSIC 7Evolution of Jazz Keystone/General Education Course3
MUSIC 8Rudiments of Music Keystone/General Education Course3
MUSIC 8HRudiments of Music Keystone/General Education Course3
MUSIC 9Introduction to World Musics Keystone/General Education Course3
MUSIC 11Under the Hood: How Classical Music Works Keystone/General Education Course3
MUSIC 11ZUnder the Hood: How Classical Music Works Keystone/General Education Course3
MUSIC 50Beginning Piano: Non-Music Major Keystone/General Education Course1
MUSIC 51Intermediate Class Piano: Non-Music Major Keystone/General Education Course1
MUSIC 52Voice CLass: Non-Music Major Keystone/General Education Course1
MUSIC 53Class Voice Practicum Keystone/General Education Course1
MUSIC 54Beginning Class Guitar: Non-Music Major Keystone/General Education Course1
MUSIC 77Philharmonic Orchestra Keystone/General Education Course1
MUSIC 78Symphonic Wind Ensemble Keystone/General Education Course1
MUSIC 80Symphonic Band Keystone/General Education Course1
MUSIC 81Marching Blue Band Keystone/General Education Course1
MUSIC 82Concert Band Keystone/General Education Course1
MUSIC 83Campus Band Keystone/General Education Course1
MUSIC 84Jazz Ensemble Keystone/General Education Course1
MUSIC 86Percussion Ensemble Keystone/General Education Course1
MUSIC 88Campus Choir Keystone/General Education Course1
MUSIC 88HCampus Choir Keystone/General Education Course1
MUSIC 89University Choir Keystone/General Education Course1
MUSIC 90Glee Club Keystone/General Education Course1
MUSIC 91Oriana Singers Keystone/General Education Course1
MUSIC 92Chamber Music for Voices Keystone/General Education Course1
MUSIC 93Essence of Joy Keystone/General Education Course1
MUSIC 94Women's Chorale Keystone/General Education Course1
MUSIC 100Campus Orchestra Keystone/General Education Course1
MUSIC 103Concert Choir Keystone/General Education Course1
MUSIC 104Chamber Singers Keystone/General Education Course1
MUSIC 106Early Music Ensemble Keystone/General Education Course1
MUSIC 109The Music of the Beatles Keystone/General Education Course3
MUSIC 190Chamber Music for Strings Keystone/General Education Course1
MUSIC 191Chamber Music for Woodwinds Keystone/General Education Course1
MUSIC 192Chamber Music for Brass Keystone/General Education Course1
MUSIC 207NJazz and the African American Experience Keystone/General Education Course3
MUSIC 209NThe Music of the Beatles and American Popular Culture Keystone/General Education Course3
MUSIC 261Survey of Music History I Keystone/General Education Course3
MUSIC 262Survey of Music History II Keystone/General Education Course3
PERCN 100Percussion: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course1
PERCN 110Percussion: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course2
PHIL 136NArt and Philosophy in Ancient Greece Keystone/General Education Course3
PHOTO 100Introduction to Photography Keystone/General Education Course3
PHOTO 101Culture of Photography Keystone/General Education Course3
PHOTO 321NFlow Visualization: The Art and Physics of Fluid Motion Keystone/General Education Course3
PSYCH 109NThe Psychology of Artistic Creativity Keystone/General Education Course3
PSYCH 175NMental Illness and the Movies Keystone/General Education Course3
PSYCH 197CSpecial Topics - InterDomain Keystone/General Education Course3
SC 103NWhen Data Meets Design Keystone/General Education Course3
SOC 20NCritical Media Literacy Keystone/General Education Course3
SOC 208NVisual Representations of the Middle East in the US and Middle East Keystone/General Education Course3
SOC 290NCinema and Globalization Keystone/General Education Course3
SOC 297CSpecial Topics - InterDomain Keystone/General Education Course3
STRNG 100Violin: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course1
STRNG 101Viola: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course1
STRNG 102Violoncello: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course1
STRNG 103Double Bass: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course1
STRNG 110Violin: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course2
STRNG 111Viola: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course2
STRNG 112Violoncello: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course2
STRNG 113Double Bass: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course2
THEA 80Pit Orchestra Keystone/General Education Course1-3
THEA 100The Art of the Theatre Keystone/General Education Course3
THEA 102Fundamentals of Acting Keystone/General Education Course3
THEA 105Introduction to Theatre Keystone/General Education Course3
THEA 105HIntroduction to Theatre Keystone/General Education Course3
THEA 107Introduction to Dramatic Structure Keystone/General Education Course3
THEA 112Introduction to Musical Theatre Keystone/General Education Course3
THEA 189Theatre Production Practicum Keystone/General Education Course1
THEA 207Gender and Theatre Keystone/General Education Course3
THEA 208Workshop: Theatre in Diverse Cultures Keystone/General Education Course3
THEA 208SWorkshop: Theatre in Diverse Cultures Keystone/General Education Course3
THEA 282Production Practicum Keystone/General Education Course3-6
THEA 297CSpecial Topics - InterDomain Keystone/General Education Course3
VOICE 100Voice: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course1
VOICE 110Voice: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course2
WMNST 106NRepresenting Women and Gender in Literature, Art and Popular Cultures Keystone/General Education Course3
WMNST 106QRepresenting Women and Gender in Literature, Art and Popular Cultures Keystone/General Education Course3
WMNST 225NSexuality and Modern Visual Culture Keystone/General Education Course3
WMNST 240QArtistic Patronage in Europe Keystone/General Education Course3
WMNST 297BSpecial Topics - InterDomain Keystone/General Education Course3
WWNDS 100Flute: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course1
WWNDS 101Oboe: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course1
WWNDS 102Clarinet: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course1
WWNDS 103Bassoon: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course1
WWNDS 104Saxophone: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course1
WWNDS 110Flute: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course2
WWNDS 111Oboe: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course2
WWNDS 112Clarinet: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course2
WWNDS 113Bassoon: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course2
WWNDS 114Saxophone: Secondary Keystone/General Education Course2