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Art and Visual Technology (AVT) majors must complete 12 credits unique to the minor. It is recommended that non-AVT majors take AVT 104 Two-Dimensional Design and Color (Mason Core) for their Mason Core Arts requirement as well as AVT 180 New Media in the Creative Arts (Mason Core) for the Mason Core Information Technology (IT, except ethics) requirement. These courses are prerequisites for Web Design coursework. For policies governing all minors, see the Undergraduate Policies section of this catalog.

Banner Code: WDSN

Minor Requirements

Total credits: 15


AVT 215Typography (Mason Core)3
AVT 217Introduction to Web Design3
AVT 311Graphic Design Methods and Principles3
AVT 411Motion Design3
or AVT 420 Advanced Web Design
AVT 415Web Design and Usability3
Total Credits15


Students pursuing the Web Design minor are responsible for fulfilling the prerequisites required in the minor curriculum. Please contact the department for questions or issues when registering for classes.