Art Therapy Minor

The knowledge and skills offered in this 18 credit Art Therapy minor align with the needs of students who are pursuing other majors such as Fine Arts, Visual Arts Education, Early Childhood and Special Education, Psychology, Sociology, Speech Pathology, Music Therapy, Social Work and Nursing. The courses offered (see listing and catalog descriptions) provide opportunities to combine the theoretical skills of their major with studio skills in two and three-dimensional traditional and non-traditional media. 

It is recommended that students take additional courses (outside the listing below) in Psychology and Sociology. See these departments for advisement.

6 courses - 18 credits

Required Courses

Credits

Art 2480 History of Art and Healing **

3

Art 2500 Introduction to Art Therapy

3

Art 1010 Two Dimensional Design

3

Art 1020 Drawing and one of the following:

3

Art 2080 Sculpture

3

Art 1200 Ceramics 

3

and one of the following:

Art 1300 Fundamentals of Painting

3

Art 1330 Abstract Painting and Construction

3

** or one of the following:

Art 1360 History of Western Art II: Renaissance to Modernism

3

Art 2220 Medical Humanities Through the

3

Art 2280 Modern Art

3

Art 2330 Contemporary Art

3

Art 2340 Expressionism, Surrealism, and Realism in Art in the Cinema

3

Total:

18

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1000 Hempstead Avenue Wilbur Arts Center Room 211 Rockville Centre, New York 11571-5002

516.323.3195

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