Computer Graphics Technology Minor

Department of Information and Logistics Technology


This minor focuses on producing computer-generated graphics and is particularly useful for those majoring studio arts/graphic communications as well as selected majors in the School of Communications. This minor is not suggested for those majoring in media production in the school of communications. Courses cover pixel-and vector-based graphics, digital photography, web design, and videography. A suggested capstone integrated media course is also available to students.

Students wishing to obtain a minor may choose any approved minor program within the College of Technology. Minimum requirements range from 15 to 18 semester hours of course work, of which 9 must be advanced; 9 semester hours in residence at UH of which 6 must be advanced; and a 2.0 minimum grade point average in all courses in the minor at the University of Houston. Minors in the department of Information and Logistics Technology must earn a grade of C or better in all minor courses.

The GPA for minors in the College of Technology will be calculated based upon all the grades earned in all courses attempted or completed for the minor as defined by the minor requirements listed in the undergraduate catalog.

For the official requirements for a Computer Graphics Technology Minor, see the University of Houston Catalog.

Course Requirements

(18 Semester Hours)

Required Courses

  • DIGM 2350
  • DIGM 2351
  • DIGM 2352
  • DIGM 3353
  • DIGM 3354
  • DIGM 3374

Prerequisite(s) for minor: ITEC 1301 or demonstrated computer proficiency

DIGM 4376 is a suggested capstone course

Declare This Minor

To delcare this minor, please download the form below and return to the Academic Services Center.

Declaration of Minor for Computer Graphics Technology (CGTMNR) - Spring 2011 (PDF)