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Contact: Betsy Dodge

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(734) 647-7117

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100 Level Courses

UARTS 101. Creativity and Collaborations I
Prerequisite: None. (1 credit)
This is a required class for members of Living Arts. This hands-on, yearlong workshop will provide students with an opportunity to explore their own creative processes and collavorative styles as they work on projects sand performances that engage North Campus, the University of Michigan, and the surrounding community.  Creativity and Collaboration will feature workshops led by faculty and visiting artists and entrepreneurs, and interdisciplinary student teams will be given the opportunity to brainstorm, draft, edit, revise, present (or perform), and critique original projects.

UARTS 102. Creativity and Collaborations II
Prerequisite: None. (1 credit)
This is a required class for members of Living Arts. This hands-on, yearlong workshop will provide students with an opportunity to explore their own creative processes and collavorative styles as they work on projects sand performances that engage North Campus, the University of Michigan, and the surrounding community.  Creativity and Collaboration will feature workshops led by faculty and visiting artists and entrepreneurs, and interdisciplinary student teams will be given the opportunity to brainstorm, draft, edit, revise, present (or perform), and critique original projects.

UARTS 150. Introduction to the Creative Process
Prerequisite: None. (4 credits)
UARTS 150 is designed to  promote exploration of one's own creative abilities through cross-disciplinary activities.  The course work is organized around introductory lectures followed by related workshops with the aim to illuminate past and current creative minds and to provide a studio-like setting for related hands-on experimentation.

200 Level Courses

UARTS 200. Living Arts Peer Mentorship
Prerequisite: None. (1 credit)
Students in this experiential class learn strategies for effective peer mentoring and engage their mentees in discussions regarding transition issues commonly experienced by the first-year students.  Class time is dedicated to learning campus resources and discussing case studies.  Peer mentors development in electronic portfolio that requires reflection on their identities as students, leaders, and creators.

UARTS 250. Creative Process
Prerequisite: None. (4 credits)
This course provides a conceptual and experiential foundation for the cultivation of creativity within and across academic disciplines.  It is designed to prepare UM students to recognize, understand, articulate, and utilize their creative abilities in their chosen field.

UARTS 290. Special Topics in University Arts
Prerequisite: None. (1-4 credits)
Special topics of current interest selected by faculty.

300 Level Courses

UARTS 390. Special Topics in University Arts
Prerequisite: None. (1-4 credits)
Special topics of current interest selected by faculty.

400 Level Courses

UARTS 490. Special Topics in University Arts
Prerequisite: None. (1-4 credits)
Special topics of current interest selected by faculty.

500 Level Courses

UARTS 550. Creative Process
Prerequisite: None. (4 credits)
This course provides a conceptual and experiential foundation for the cultivation of creativity within and across academic disciplines.  It is designed to prepare UM students to recognize, understand, articulate, and utilize their creative abilities in their chosen field.

UARTS 590. Creative Process
Prerequisite: None. (4 credits)
Special topics of current interest selected by faculty.