Northwest Coast Art Minor

Options include weaving, basketry, and carving. Please note that only courses taken at the 400 level are repeatable for academic credit. Please see course descriptions for more information.

Minimum Credit Hours22
Select all of the following:5
Artistic Expressions and Oral Narratives of Alaska Natives
Northwest Coast Native Art History and Culture
ART S493/S497
(Portfolio Review of the best work from elective classes and an independently created piece.)
Select two credits of the following:2
Beginning Northwest Coast Design
Intermediate Northwest Coast Design
Advanced Northwest Coast Design
Select 15 credits from one of the following areas:15
Weaving
Fiber Arts-Spinning
Natural Dye
Beginning Northwest Coast Woolen Weaving
Intermediate Northwest Coast Woolen Weaving
Advanced Northwest Coast Woolen Weaving
Basketry
Harvest and Preparation of Basket Materials
Northwest Coast Basket Design
Beginning Northwest Coast Basketry
Intermediate Northwest Coast Basketry
Advanced Northwest Coast Basketry
Carving
Northwest Coast Tool Making
Beginning Northwest Coast Carving
Intermediate Northwest Coast Carving
Advanced Northwest Coast Carving
Other approved elective topics in Carving and Northwest Coast Arts.
Total Credits22