History Emphasis, Minor

Minor in Art – History Emphasis (C10002M)

Program Contact
Sofia Calderwood

The following information has official approval of the Mary Schiller Myers School of Art and the Buchtel College of Arts & Sciences, but is intended only as a guide. Completion of this minor is contingent upon many factors, including but not limited to: class availability, total number of required credits, work schedule, finances, family, course drops/withdrawals, successfully passing courses, prerequisites, among others.

The following courses constitute a “Minor in History Emphasis” and must be completed with a minimum grade point average of 2.0 overall for the minor to be noted on the student’s record. Please refer to the University Requirements for Minor Areas of Study for specific graduation information regarding minors.


Required Courses9
Total Hours18

Required Courses

ART:101Survey of Global Art 1: Prehistory to 1250 CE3
ART:102History of Global Art 2: 1250 CE - 1850 CE3
ART:103History of Global Art 3: 1850 CE - Today3
Total Hours9


Select 9 credits of the following:9
History of Performance and New Media
Art Since 1945
Medieval Art
Art in Europe During the 17th-18th Centuries
Italian Renaissance Art
Renaissance Art in Northern Europe
History of Graphic Design
Greek Art
Survey of Asian Art
History of Photography
Special Topics: History of Art
Art and Critical Theory
History of Art Symposium
Methods of Art History
Contemporary Art Issues
Senior Thesis in the History of Art
Total Hours9

Note: Foundations curriculum need not be completed. Prerequisites must be honored.