Requirements: Art History Major (B.A.)

All BA or BSc degrees require the completion of a minimum 128 credits with a minimum GPA of 2.0.
For further degree requirements, please see our BA/BSc Requirements Page.

Global Liberal Arts Core Curriculum

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For further description of the courses required within each section of GLACC, see here or download the degree worksheet to the right.

Course Number
Course Name
Prerequisites
INTEGRATIVE INQUIRY
CCI 1
Four Integrative Inquiry Courses (course type CCI)
(May not overlap with major, at least one must be at AUP. All courses must be outside the major's disciplinary base.)

Freshmen satisfy CCI courses as follows: FirstBridge (two courses) and two additional CCI courses outside the major discipline. FirstBridge courses may not replace major requirements.

Transfer students satisfy CCI courses as follows: four CCI courses outside the major discipline; at least one CCI must be taken at AUP.
 
CCI 2
 
CCI 3
 
CCI 4
 
CCX
Experiential Learning
 
CRITICAL INQUIRY AND EXPRESSION
EN 2020 CCE
(minimum grade of "C")
Writing & Criticism
EN1010 (minimum grade of "C")
CCD
Digital Literacy and Communication
 
See list of major requirements below for course with type CCR
Disciplinary Research Methods/Writing in the Discipline
 
QUANTITATIVE AND EXPERIMENTAL REASONING
MA 1005 or Above (course type CCM)
Quantitative Reasoning
 
Lab science course coded CCS (4CR lecture with corresponding 0CR lab)
Experimental Reasoning
MA1005CCM or higher to be taken before or at the same time
EXPRESSION FRANÇAISE
FR 1200 CCF (or above) (minimum grade of "C")
Elementary French & Culture II 
FR1100 (minimum grade of "C")
AUP CAPSTONE
See list of major requirements below for course with type CCC
AUP Capstone
 

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS – 48 credits

(Minimum grade of “C-“ required in each course)

 

Art history – Option 1

Course Code
Course Name
Prerequisites
INTRO TO WESTERN ART I (offered every Spring)
None
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES OF THE MASTERS None
RENAISSANCE ART & ARCHITECTURE (offered every Fall) None
AH2014CCI BAROQUE & ROCOCO ART & ARCHITECTURE (offered every Spring) None
AH2016CCI 19TH & 20TH CENT. ART & ARCHITECTURE (offered every Spring) None
AH3090CCR  JUNIOR SEMINAR(only offered in Fall) College Level=Sophomore AND 12 Credits From Range [AH2000CCI To AH4090CCC]
AH4090CCC SENIOR SEMINAR (only offered in Spring) College Level=Junior AND AH3090CCR OR AH3090
AHxxxx Select three courses coded AH that are at the 3000 level or above, and only one of which may be cross listed  
AHxxxx  
AHxxxx  
AHxxxx Select any two courses coded AH  
AHxxxx  

 

Art history – Option 2

COURSE NUMBER COURSE NAME Prerequisites
AH1020CCI INTRO TO WESTERN ART II None
AR1020CCI MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES OF THE MASTERS None
AH2011CCI ANCIENT ART & ARCHITECTURE (offered every Fall) None
AH2012CCI MEDIEVAL ART & ARCHITECTURE (offered every Spring) None
AH2013CCI RENAISSANCE ART & ARCHITECTURE (offered every Fall) None
AH3090CCR JUNIOR SEMINAR (only offered in Fall) College Level=Sophomore AND 12 Credits From Range [AH2000CCI To AH4090CCC]
AH4090CCC SENIOR SEMINAR (only offered in Spring) College Level=Junior AND AH3090CCR OR AH3090
AHxxxx Select three courses coded AH that are at the 3000 level or above, and only one of which may be cross listed  
AHxxxx  
AHxxxx  
AHxxxx Select any two courses coded AH  
AHxxxx  

 

FREE ELECTIVES

Any courses desired – must complete a total of 128 credit hours to graduate.

 

HONORS

Students with a GPA of 3.7 or above in five upper-level Art History courses are eligible for department honors. Information on additional requirements can be obtained through the Department Chair.