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Art & Art History Major:
Art History Concentration

The art history concentration emphasizes research and professional training in museum and art-world careers. In-depth courses in Renaissance, Modern, and Contemporary Art are complemented by interdisciplinary studies in Color and Culture, Art and Film, and the History of Photography. Here students acquire valuable research and presentation skills while exploring the diverse worlds of art, architecture, and museums. 

Art Major Core:

ART 103 Visual Thinking
ART 112 Westrn Art I: Prehist-Medieval
ART 114 Western Art II: Ren. - Modern
ART 116 Non-Western Art

Required courses:

 

ART 404 Art History: Theory and Method
ART 406 Portfolio & Professional Dev.

 

Seven additional courses from the following, at least six of which must be in art history:

ART 214 History of Photography
ART 312 Renaissance Art
ART 316 Baroque Art
ART 320 Art and Revolution: 1776-1863
ART 328 Modern Art
ART 330 Contemporary Art:1980-Present
ART 332 Art and the Moving Image
ART 340 Museum Studies
ART 351 Color and Culture
ART 391 Special Topics in Art History
ART 400 Internship