Academic Programs

Courses of special interest:

  • African Art and Culture
  • Buddhist Art History
  • History of Architecture: Classic to Contemporary
  • Modern Chinese Art
  • Women in Photography (history curriculum)

Catalog 2016-2017

Art History Major/Minor Patterns
Art History Major
10 course units including:
ARTH 1114 Art History: Ancient to Gothic
ARTH 1124 Art History: Renaissance to Modern
ARTH 1604 Introduction to Asian Art
ARTH 4444 Capstone Seminar in Art History

And
1 Studio Art course:
ART 1104 Two-Dimensional Design
ART 1424 Introduction to Drawing
ART 2104 Painting I
ART 1044 Sculpture I
ART 2364 Integrated Media: Photography
ART 2504 Ceramics I

1 course in Western Art:
ARTH 3124 Women in Art
ARTH 3154 Architecture 1850 to the Present
ARTH 3164 Art 1970 to the Present

1 Course in Asian Art:
ARTH 3624 Buddhist Art of Asia
ARTH 3644 Modern Chinese Art

3 additional courses from the following:
ANTH 1054 Introduction to Archaeology
ARTH 2144 Art 1850 to the Present
ARTH 2154 History of Architecture: Classic to Contemporary
ARTH 2294 Special Topics in Art History
ARTH 2554 African Art and Culture
ARTH 2624 Arts of China
ARTH 2644 Arts of Japan
ARTH 2664 Chinese Calligraphy
ARTH 2684 Arts of Anime
ARTH 3114 Special Topics in Art History
ARTH 3124 Women in Art
ARTH 3154 Architecture 1850 to the Present
ARTH 3164 Art 1970 to the Present
ARTH 3624 Buddhist Art of Asia
ARTH 3644 Modern Chinese Art
ARTH 4204 Internship in Art History
HIST 2014 Shooting America: Photography, 1860-1960
Approved Special Topics courses in other disciplines or in Study Abroad.  For example: PHIL 2294 Special Topics: Aesthetics.
Art History Minor
6 course units, including:
ARTH 1114 Art History: Ancient to Gothic
ARTH 1124 Art History: Renaissance to Modern
ARTH 1604 Introduction to Asian Art

1 Studio Art course

2 of the following:
ARTH 2144 Art 1850 to the Present
ARTH 2154 History of Architecture: Classic to Contemporary
ARTH 2294 Special Topics in Art History
ARTH 2624 Arts of China
ARTH 2644 Arts of Japan
ARTH 2664 Chinese Caligraphy
ARTH 2684 Arts of Anime
ARTH 3114 Special Topics in Art History
ARTH 3124 Women in Art
ARTH 3154 Architecture 1850 to the Present
ARTH 3164 Art 1970 to the Present
ARTH 3624 Buddhist Art of Asia
ARTH 3644 Modern Chinese Art
ARTH 4204 Internship in Art History

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