Art History Minor

The minor in art history offers a condensed approach to the exploration of art, architecture, and museums. Emphasizing visual traditions from a broad range of cultures and time periods, students develop research and presentation skills by working with expert faculty scholars.

Required courses:

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


Two additional art history courses, one of which must be at the 300 or 400 level.

ART 214 History of Photography
ART 312 Renaissance Art
ART 316 Baroque Art
ART 320 Art and Revolution
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 404 Art History: Theory and Method


One additional art history or studio art course

Choose one course from the list above or any studio art course from the department catalog.