Minor in Multidisciplinary Design/Arts History

**The College of Design is no longer accepting students into this minor. Please contact the academic department for questions.**

The College of Design offers a minor for students in all disciplines at Georgia Tech. The program, which is separate from the minor in Architectural History offered by the School of Architecture, requires completion of one of three available core survey sequences in the history of design (ARCH 2111 and ARCH 2112 [or ARCH 4105 (History of Arch I) and ARCH 4106 (History of Arch II)] or COA 2241 and COA 2242 or ID 2202) in addition to four courses from at least three lists of courses in: history of architecture, the history of industrial design, the history of the city/landscape/garden, history of art and foreign study, and music history. Architecture and Industrial Design program students must select a core survey sequence outside their major, or select two additional electives from approved lists. Interested students should consult with your academic advisor for more details.

In addition, the College of Design offers a separate undergraduate minor in Multidisciplinary Design/Arts History for students in all disciplines at Georgia Tech. The minor requires completion of the following:

Non-Architecture and Industrial Design Program Students

Select one core survey sequence from the following: 16
History of Architecture I
and History of Architecture II
ARCH 4105 or 4106
History or Arch I or History of Arch II
History of Art I
and History of Art II
Introductory Design I
and Introductory Design II
Select four courses from at least three of the following lists: 112
History of Architecture
History of Industrial Design
History of the City/Landscape/Garden
History of Art and Foreign Study
Music History
Total Credit Hours18
1

Architecture and industrial design program students must select a core-survey sequence outside their major, or select two additional electives from approved lists.

 History of Architecture

ARCH 2111History of Architecture I3
ARCH 2112History of Architecture II3
ARCH 4105History or Arch I3
ARCH 4106History of Arch II3
ARCH 4114Medieval Architecture3
ARCH 4117Architecture and the Arts and Crafts Movement3
ARCH 4151History of Urban Form3
ARCH 4821Special Topics in History and Theory 23
ARCH 4822Special Topics in History and Theory 23
ARCH 4823Special Topics in History and Theory 23
2

With approval

History of Industrial Design

ID 2202History of Modern Industrial Design3
ID 3801Special Topics3
ID 3802Special Topics3
ID 4204Theorizing Design3
ID 4205French Design and Culture3
ID 4803Special Topics: Furniture3
ID 4804Special Topics3
ID 4805Special Topics3
3

With approval

History of the City/Landscape/Garden

ARCH 4151History of Urban Form3
ARCH 4821Special Topics in History and Theory 43
ARCH 4822Special Topics in History and Theory 43
ARCH 4823Special Topics in History and Theory 43
CP 4010Foundations of Urban and Regional Development3
CP 4020Introduction to Urban and Regional Planning3
CP 4040The City in Fiction and Film3
4

With approval

History of Art and Foreign Study

ARCH 2115Modern Architecture and Art in Europe, America and Australia: Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries3
COA 1060Introduction to Design and the Built Environment3
COA 2215COA Course3
COA 2216COA Course 33
COA 2241History of Art I3
COA 2242History of Art II3

Music History

MUSI 3450Survey of Music Technology3
MUSI 3610Composers and Their Music: 1500-18002
MUSI 3611Symphony Orchestra1
MUSI 3801Special Topics 51
MUSI 3802Special Topics 52
MUSI 3803Special Topics 53
MUSI 4801Special Topics 51
MUSI 4802Special Topics 52
MUSI 4803Special Topics 53
MUSI 4450Integrating Music Into Multimedia3
5

With approval

Interested students should see Undergraduate Minor Programs of Study & Guidelines and consult with an academic advisor for more details.