Art History Major, Bachelor of Arts (BA)

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Students majoring in Art History will be expected to complete courses in methodology and to present a written thesis.

Notes:

  • students majoring in Art History will be expected to complete courses in methodology and to present a written thesis;
  • two years of a single high school foreign language or one year of a single college level foreign language is required.
Required Courses
ART 107BASIC DESIGN5
or ART 307 3D DESIGN
ART 213ART IN THE HUMANITIES5
ART 300DRAWING5
ART 303DIGITAL ART I5
ART 339RESEARCH IN ART HISTORY2
ART 439ART HISTORY SEMINAR2-3
ART 491SENIOR THESIS5
Choose courses from the following30
WORLD ART
HISTORY OF ANCIENT ART
HISTORY OF MEDIEVAL ART
HISTORY RENAISSANCE ART
HISTORY OF BAROQUE AND ROCOCO ART
ART OF THE 19TH CENTURY
HISTORY OF MODERN ART
HISTORY OF CONTEMPORARY ART
Electives–choose additional Art History courses in consultation with department advisor.3
Total Credits62-63

For information on General Education, see Undergraduate Degree .

Student Learning Outcomes—students will

  • interprets, defends and critically evaluates visual arts through oral and written discussions;
  • knows and seeks their professional community;
  • translates and produces independent research into quality written or visual formats;
  • develops strong studio skills (in a variety of media);
  • develops advanced level of knowledge and regarding the major styles/artists/movements within art history.