University of Montana Catalog 2023-2024

Media Arts Minor

The Media Arts minor program lives in the School of Visual and Media Arts (SVMA) and offers an integrated curriculum centered in digital technology as a storytelling, art, and design supplement to the work of those undergraduate students whose major area of study can be enhanced through the application of Media Arts principles and technologies. Depending on the courses taken, the minor can be accomplished completely online.

Minor - Media Arts


Required Courses6
Elective Courses15
Total Hours21

Degree Specific Credits: 21

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.0

Required Courses

Complete all of the following courses:
MART 101LIntro to Media Arts3
MART 201HHistory of Digital Arts & Culture3
Total Hours6

Minimum Required Grade: C

Elective Courses

Note: For more information on potential class groupings that will satisfy the elective requirements of the minor, please see the Media Arts Director or advisor. 

Complete 15 additional elective credits outside of the student's major that support work and development in Media Arts. These credits can be in Media Arts courses only or can be a combination of courses that include courses offered across the College of the Arts and Media as long as the total of non-Media Arts courses does not exceed 9 credits.15
Total Hours15

Minimum Required Grade: C