Interdisciplinary Minors

Interdisciplinary minors allow students to experience an interrelated set of courses across a variety of disciplines. Students interested in an interdisciplinary minor should speak with their advisor.

Art/Business MinorsMinor in Pre-LawMinor in CopywritingMinor in Internet CommunicationsMinor in Media Production

The Art/Business minor will allow students to gain exposure and experience in highly practical skills both in business and art subjects. Students must complete the following courses in the concentration.

Minor in Art Direction

AH 206 Design History
AR 111 Drawing I
AR 224 Graphic Design I
AR 248 Typography I
BU 221 Marketing
BU 347 Public Relations or BU 360 Advertising

Minor in Graphic Design

AH 206 Design History
AR 113 2D Design
AR 224 Graphic Design I
AR 248 Typography I
BU 221 Marketing
BU 347 Public Relations or BU 360 Advertising

The pre-law minor at Caldwell University is designed to aid students who are planning on attending law school or are interested in a career in law. The course offerings in this 18-credit interdisciplinary minor focus on the skills that the American Bar Association identifies as important to success in the legal profession. These include the ability to think logically, to move beyond description and analyze the relationship between variables, comprehensive reading abilities, and concise writing skills. The minor is administered by the pre-law advisor.

To successfully complete the minor, students must take three required foundation courses and three electives chosen from the selection below. Students must obtain a C or better in all courses applied to the pre-law minor.

PH 202 Logic
EN 320 Writing Power
PO 330 Introduction to the American Legal System
BU 350 Legal Environment of Business I 
BU 355 Legal Environment of Business II  (prerequisite: BU 350)
CO 230 Communication Skills
CJ 201 Introduction to Criminal Justice
CJ 390 US Courts: Structure and Functioning (prerequisite: CJ 201) 
EN 222   Literature and the Law 
PH 318 Philosophy of Law and Society
PO 225 American Government
PO 370 International Law
PY 109 Science within the Law

PREREQUISITES (REQUIRED BEFORE ANY OTHER COURSES ARE TAKEN):
BU 221 Marketing
CO 201 Contemporary Mass Media

AND ONE (1) OF THE FOLLOWING:
BU 347 Public Relations or BU 360 Advertising

AND ANY THREE (3) OF THE FOLLOWING:
CO 275 Broadcast Journalism
CO 402 Dramatic Writing for TV & Film
CO 325 TV & Digital Journalism
EN 414 Journalism: Newswriting

PREREQUISITES (REQUIRED BEFORE ANY OTHER COURSES ARE TAKEN):
BU 221 Marketing 
AR 220 Computer Art I

REQUIRED:
CS 230 Web Design
CS 238 E-Commerce 
BU 347 Public Relations or BU 360 Advertising

ANY ONE (1) OF THE FOLLOWING:

AR 221 Computer Illustration 
AR 224 Computer Design I
AR 229 Photography I 
AR 350 Digital Imaging

PREREQUISITES (REQUIRED BEFORE ANY OTHER COURSES ARE TAKEN):
BU 221 Marketing
CO 201 Contemporary Mass Media

REQUIRED:
CO 210 TV Production
CO 350 Radio Broadcasting
BU 347 Public Relations or BU 360 Advertising

AND ANY ONE (1) OF THE FOLLOWING:
AR 248 Typography/Layout
AR 224 Graphic Design I 
CO 310 Video Editing
CO 355 Digital Filmmaking


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