Art History Minors

Art History Minor

Study art as the human visual and physical record.  Investigate the time and circumstances in which works of art were created as a way to understand their cultural meaning and significance.

Students must complete 15 credits in art history courses, including:

Select one of the following:3
Survey of Art History: Ancient through Medieval
Survey of Art History: Renaissance through Modern
Encounters with the Arts of Global Africa
Select twelve credits at the 2000 level or above12
Total Credits15

All courses in the minor must be completed with the grade of C- or higher.

Art and Archaeology of the Ancient Mediterranean World Minor

This minor offers students the opportunity to study the enormous impact of ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome have had on later Western Culture. Courses in art history and archaeology of antiquity provide a broad exposure to the formats of the material (sculpture, painting, architecture, etc.).

Students must complete 15 credits as specified below:

Required course
AH 1110Survey of Art History: Ancient through Medieval3
Elective courses - choose four12
Art and Archeology of Ancient Egypt
Mythology in Greek Art
Hellenistic Art
Ancient Rome
Classical Greek Art
Roman Painting and Sculpture
The Ancient City of Athens
Total Credits15