Art History Minor

18 units

The art history minor prepares students to develop a broad understanding of the meaning and purposes of visual communication, while promoting critical engagement and the attainment of knowledge of historically significant ideas and objects. The study of history, philosophy, and criticism related to art prepares individuals to embark upon careers in art, business, medicine, theology, education, design, and social sciences, in addition to graduate education. The art history minor requires that students complete 18 units from the following list of art history courses:

All students must maintain at least a 2.0 grade-point average in major courses to graduate.

The art history minor requires that students complete 18 units from the following list of art history courses:

ART 354History of Ancient Art and Architecture 13
ART 356Writing 3: History of Modern Art and Architecture 23
ART 357History of Contemporary Art and Architecture 13
DSGN 358History of Graphic Design and Illustration3
ART 359Women In Art3
ART 361History of Early Christian and Medieval Art and Architecture 13
ART 362History of Renaissance to Rococo Art and Architecture 13
ART 475Art Internship1-4
ART 495Special Topics in Art3
ART 497Readings1-4
ART 498Directed Research1-4
HUM 223Core Texts in Aesthetics 1,33
HUM 323Core Texts in Aesthetics 1,33