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Courses Open to Community & Alumni Auditors

All courses on this list are open to Alumni. Community members are eligible to take the courses listed below that are offered on the campus nearest to them. For information about eligibility, please visit our Community Audit page.

The following is a guide to Tufts University Summer Session undergraduate and graduate course numbers:

  • 0001 - 0099: strictly undergraduate
  • 0100 - 0199: undergraduate or graduate
  • 0200 & Up: strictly graduate


  • Some course descriptions contain Tufts University information pertaining to fall and spring offerings of the same course. Where possible, summer specific information has been provided.
  • Pre-requisite and prior study/learning recommendations are indicated in course descriptions. Students who do not attend Tufts in the fall or spring terms should pay attention to these indications when making course selections. If you have questions, contact the instructor or sponsoring department.

This schedule is subject to change.

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Studio Art (Courses)
School Course #      TitleSessionDatesDaysTimesInstructorCampusRoom
SMFA CER 001801 Ceramics: Handbuilding and ConstructionOther7/5-8/9MW6:00-10:15 PMMocciaBoston-FenwayTBA
SMFA DRW 001201 Mixed Media Exploration: Drawing from NatureOther5/24-6/28MW6:00-10:30 PMHaynesBoston-FenwayTBA
SMFA DRW 006301 Expressive Figure DrawingOther6/12-6/28TBATBAStaffBoston-FenwayTBACancelled
SMFA DRW 009001 In the Mix: Combining Drawing & PaintingOther5/25-6/29TBATBAStaffBoston-FenwayTBACancelled
SMFA GRA 000201 Beginning Graphic DesignOther6/12-6/22MTWTh1:00-6:45 PMHodaraBoston-FenwayTBA
SMFA GRA 000301 Introduction to TypographyOther5/25-6/29TBATBAStaffBoston-FenwayTBACancelled
SMFA GRA 000401 Children's Book Illustration: Beginning to IntermediateOther5/24-6/28MW6:00-10:30 PMPlumeBoston-FenwayTBA
SMFA GRA 001201 Graphic Design Fundamentals (Fundamentals of 2D Design)Other7/5-8/9MW6:00-10:15 PMDaceyBoston-FenwayTBA
SMFA GRA 001701 Design Generation with Photoshop & IllustratorOther6/5-6/28MTW9:00 AM-12:45 PMThayerBoston-FenwayTBA
SMFA GRA 006301 Intermediate Graphic DesignOther5/24-6/30MWF6:00-9:00 PMBreinerBoston-FenwayTBA
SMFA GRA 006401 Visualizing InformationOther5/25-6/29TTh6:00-10:15 PMGibbonsBoston-FenwayTBA
SMFA MTL 000301 Creations in Metal: Build your own Cabinet of CuriosityOther7/6-8/1TTh9:00 AM-4:00 PMDaviesBoston-FenwayTBA
SMFA MTL 003301 Small Scale ForgingOther7/5-8/9MW6:00-10:15 PMFranklinBoston-FenwayTBA
SMFA MTL 003601 Lost Wax CastingOther7/17-8/9MW9:00 AM-4:00 PMCraneBoston-FenwayTBA
SMFA PAI 001601 Acrylic Painting/Introduction to Painting ContinuedOther5/24-6/28TBATBAStaffBoston-FenwayTBACancelled
SMFA PHT 000401 Digital Photography: Beyond the BasicsOther5/24-6/28TBATBAStaffBoston-FenwayTBACancelled
SMFA PHT 000501 Introduction to Analog PhotographyOther7/5-8/9MW6:00-10:15 PMMartinBoston-FenwayTBA
SMFA PHT 002901 Contemporary Photography: 1960 to PresentOther7/5-8/9MW1:00-5:15 PMMartinBoston-FenwayTBA
SMFA PHT 003001 Introduction to Digital PhotographyOther7/6-8/10TTh6:00-10:15 PMMartinBoston-FenwayTBA
SMFA PRT 001701 Introduction to Woodcut/MonoprintOther7/10-8/7MW9:00 AM-3:00 PMReinauerBoston-FenwayTBA
SMFA PRT 007001 Introduction to Intaglio and EtchingOther7/11-8/8TTh9:00 AM-3:00 PMMarkelBoston-FenwayTBA
SMFA SCP 001901 Digital Techniques: Laser-Cut JewelryOther5/30-6/22TBATBAStaffBoston-FenwayTBACancelled

Summer at Tufts offers something for everyone. Need more inspiration? Check out our full course list!