Jan 18, 2021  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

Digital Design Minor

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The digital design minor integrates creative thinking with experience using digital applications in the production of graphic design and motion graphics. Configured as an interdisciplinary arts and design laboratory, this minor offers a practical understanding of how digital technology can be applied to help solve human, social and business problems.

Program Delivery

  • This is an on-campus program

Declaring This Minor

  • Students who are declaring a Digital Design minor must complete two introductory Digital Design courses with a grade of C or better, as descried below. Students who meet the requirements will be eligible to register for certain upper-division studio Digital Design courses.


The student has completed, or is in the process of completing, the following courses with a grade of C (2.0) or better in each: 

FINE 2405 and 2415 are both offered typically only in the fall term at CU Denver.


  • For general inquiries see the Digital design Program page here.

General Requirements

To earn a degree, students must satisfy all requirements in each of the areas below, in addition to their individual major requirements.

Program Requirements

  1. All courses for this minor must be taken at CU Denver unless approved otherwise by the digital design faculty advisor.
  2. A minimum grade of C (2.0) is required for each course applied toward a College of Arts & Media major, minor or certificate requirement. A grade of C- (1.7) or lower will not fulfill a major, minor or certificate requirement. A grade of P is acceptable for courses in which the only grade available is Pass or Fail.
  3. Students may use up to six semester hours to fulfill both major and minor requirements; the remaining semester hours for the minor must be taken in addition to major requirements.

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