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Art Department / Art History Minor

Art History Minor

The art history minor prepares students who with to pursue careers in art management—in galleries, museums or community-based arts organizations—by developing critical thinking and communication skills and providing a solid foundation of art history knowledge. Students minoring in art history are required to complete 18 credit hours of art and art history courses, including one thesis or research course.

Art History MinorART - 221: Survey Western Art: Ancient-Early Renaissance (3 cr.)
ART - 222: Survey Western Art: High Renaissance-Modern (3 cr.)
ART - 494: Senior Project: Art History Thesis (3 cr.)
ART - 498: Honors Thesis in Art (3 cr.)
ART - 499: Junior & Senior Research in Art (0, varied course cr.)
Select 3 courses from the following (at least one must be a pre-modern topic and one a modern topic) - 9 credit hours
ART - 280: Topics in Art and Architecture (3 cr.)
ART - 323: Topics in Art History (3 cr.)
ART - 324: Topics in Modern Art History (3 cr.)

Curriculum requirements and course descriptions are subject to changes with each catalogue.

Contact Information
Beth Mulvaney
Professor of Art, Art Historian, Department Head
107-2 Gaddy-Hamrick
(919) 760-8497