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2013-2014 Undergraduate Catalog 
2013-2014 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Art History Minor

18 Credit Hours Required

Examines the visual arts in relation to the time, place and culture in which the art was created, from prehistory to the present. Through examination of the visual arts and how they have shaped cultures, students will gain a fuller understanding of the world and its peoples. The Department of Art offers a minor in Art History, in consultation with the department chairperson. The minimum number of hours required for this minor is 18. The Art History minor requires completion of ARTH 211 and ARTH 212 before attempting 12 credit hours of advanced art history (ARTH) courses.

Electives (12 hours)

Advanced art history (ARTH) courses (Consultation with the department chairperson is required. Electives are only to be completed after completing ARTH 211 and ARTH 212.)

BFA Art students may minor in art history, but must take an additional 18 credit hours in ARTH courses beyond their BFA art major requirements.