Requirements

Requirements for Art History Major
(10 credits in Art History)

Core courses (5)

(It is recommended that the 100-level introductory courses be taken in the intended chronological sequence)

  • ARTH 115 (IT) Introduction to Ancient and Medieval Art History (1)
  • ARTH 116 (IT) Introduction to Renaissance and Early Modern Art History (1)
  • ARTH 117 (IT) Introduction to Modern and Contemporary Art History (1)
  • ARTH 362W Theories and Methodologies of Art History (1)
  • ARTH 496W Art History Senior Seminar (1)

One course in Early or Asian Art History from the following (1)

  • ARTH 112 (IT) Introduction to South Asian Art History (1)
  • ARTH 113 (IT) Introduction to Chinese Art History (1)
  • ARTH 114 (IT) Introduction to Japanese Art History (1)
  • ARTH 259 (TH) Western Medieval Art and Architecture (1)
  • ARTH 270 (TH) Roman Art and Architecture (1)
  • ARTH 271 (IT) Greek Art and Architecture (1)

One course in Early Modern Art History from the following (1)

  • ARTH 263 (TH) Baroque and Neoclassical Visual Culture (1)
  • ARTH 267 (TH) Renaissance Visual Culture (1)
  • ARTH 275W (IT) Art Literature and Criticism (1)

One course in Modern and Contemporary Art History from the following (1)

  • ARTH 243 (TH) Contemporary Art: 1970-present (1)
  • ARTH 246 (TH) Modern Art [Europe and America]: 1890-1945 (1)
  • ARTH 247 (TH) 18th- and 19th-Century Art History (1)
  • ARTH 339W (TH) Post-War Art: 1945-1970 (1)
  • ARTH 376W (TH) History of Photography (1)

Two additional courses in Art History (2)

  • Two electives in Art History

Requirements for Art History Minor (5 Credits)

Students will complete 5 credits in art history with no more than 3 credits at the 100-level