Art History Minor

Art History
Associate Professor Anne D’Alleva speaks with students about the exhibit “Millionaires and Mechanics, Bootleggers and Flappers: Speaking of “The Great Gatsby” at the William Benton Museum of Art on March 13, 2013.

This minor provides students with an interdisciplinary understanding of the current and historical roles that the visual arts play in a range of artistic, cultural and social contexts.

Students are required to complete fifteen 2000-3000 level credits in Art History drawn from the three following categories:

Group A: Ancient, Medieval, or Renaissance Art

ARTH 3140/CAMS 3251, 3150, 3210, 3220, 3230, 3240, 3260, 3330, 3340, 3360, 3610*, 3620*

Group B: Art from the 19th century to the present

ARTH 3020/W, 3035, 3050*, 3430, 3440, 3445, 3450, 3460, 3510, 3530, 3560, 3570, 3575, 3630*, 3640*, 3645*

Group C: Art from global perspectives

ARTH 3015/W, 3050*, 3500, 3610*, 3620*, 3630*, 3640*, 3645*, 3720, 3730, 3740, 3745, 3760

Students interested in this minor should arrange for a meeting with the Art History Coordinator, Department of Art and Art History, School of Fine Arts.

Courses marked with an asterisk (*) may be used to fill one, but not both, of the categories they designate. ARTH 2198, 2993, 3993 and 3995 (variable topics) may be used to fill area requirements, but only with the written approval of the coordinator of the minor. If approved, there is no limit on the number of credits from these courses that may be applied to the minor, with a change of topic.

The minor is offered by the Art and Art History Department.


Minors | Back to top