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Need to fulfill a CS, HU or L next semester?

Add creativity to your college experience with a Herberger Institute class. Art, dance, design, music and theatre and film classes are available to all ASU students this fall in the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts. Several courses fulfill CS, HU or L general studies designations and awareness area requirements for C, G or H.

Did you know that creative thinking is one of the top traits employers are seeking?

Whatever your interests, the Herberger Institute has the classes that fit your needs!

Find Arts, Media and Electives below.

Visit the Herberger Institute website for more design and arts electives

Spring 2022 elective classes

Summer 2022 elective classes

Fall 2022 elective classes

Frequently asked questions


Do I have to be a Herberger Institute major? No.

Are class overrides available? Yes, depending on the class. Contact the instructor for more info.

Are the non-major classes studios or lectures? Both are available.

Will I be graded against the same standards as a major? No. As a non-major your knowledge and incoming ability will be considered in the grading process.

Do these classes meet general studies requirements?  Many classes meet C, CS, H, HU, G, L or SB requirements.