Degree Requirements: Art History

Total: 39 Credits

I. REQUIRED COURSES: 9 CREDITS
History of Western Art I ARTH 114 3 Credits
History of Western Art II ARTH 115 3 Credits
Methods of Art History ARTH 303 3 Credits

II. AREA REQUIREMENTS: 15 CREDITS
At least one course in each of the following chronological areas:
Egyptian, Near East, Greek, Roman ARTH 305, 310, 311 3 Credits
Medieval ARTH 325, 326 3 Credits
Renaissance ARTH 330, 331, 332 3 Credits
Baroque ARTH 340, 341 3 Credits
Modern ARTH 350, 351, 352, 354 3 Credits

III. RESEARCH/SEMINAR REQUIREMENT: 3 CREDITS
Women & Western Art ARTH 460 3 Credits
Special Studies in Art History ARTH 470 3 Credits

IV. ADDITIONAL COURSES TO COMPLETE MAJOR: 12 CREDITS
Additional credits may be selected from the courses listed below or those in sections II and III.

Topics in Art History ARTH 260 3 Credits
Topics in Non-Western & Non-Eurocentric Art ARTH 270 3 Credits
Art Museum Studies ARTH 315 3 Credits
Modern Architecture ARTH 355 3 Credits
Topics in Art & Art History ARTH 450 3 Credits
Individual Study ARTH 491, 492 3 Credits
Internship ARTH 499 (Credits Variable)*
No courses are required in any other major. However, Art History majors are strongly encouraged to take Studio Art classes.
Additional expertise in a foreign language—specifically German and either French or Italian—is recommended (and generally
required) for graduate study in Western art.
*Only 3 credit hours earned in an internship can be applied to the Art History major.