This is the preliminary (or launch) version of the 2020-21 VCU Bulletin. This edition includes all programs and courses approved by the publication deadline; however we may receive notification of additional program approvals after the launch. The final edition and full PDF version will include these updates and will be available in August prior to the beginning of the fall semester.
The minor in scientific illustration is open only to students majoring in biology or environmental sciences. Students must apply and acceptance is based on a portfolio and application review.
A cumulative GPA of 2.0 in the minor is expected for continuance in the program.
Completion of the minor requires 21 credits in COAR courses to include the following:
|COAR 201||Drawing Studies: The Figure Observed||3|
|COAR 202||Drawing Studies: The Figure in Context||3|
|COAR 203||Digital 3D Studio||3|
|COAR 325||Botanical Drawing||3|
|COAR 332||Digital Drawing||3|
|COAR 341||Scientific Illustration||3|
|COAR 432||3D Image and Movement||3|