Dec 05, 2023
Summary of Units:
Special Grade Requirement:
All courses must be completed with a C- or better to apply toward the Art History major.
Lower Division Requirements - 18 units
The B.A. in Art History requires a minimum of eighteen (18) units of lower-division coursework.
Art History Foundations - 9 units
Complete three from the following:
Art Studio Foundations - 6 units
Complete two from the following:
- Any 100-level art studio course (prefix: ART)
- Any 200-level art studio course (prefix: ART) for which you have satisfied the prerequisites
Lower Division Electives - 3 units
Complete one from the following:
- Any 100- or 200-level art history course not counted above (prefix: ARTH)
- Any 100- or 200-level art studio course not counted above (prefix: ART)
Upper Division Requirements - 30 units
The B.A. in Art History requires a minimum of thirty (30) units of upper-division coursework. Twelve(12) units are provided by the required core. Fifteen (15) units satisfy the upper-division breadthrequirement; an additional three (3) units are electives in art history.
Upper Division Core - 12 units
The four courses listed below are to be taken in order, one at a time across four semesters,beginning in the Fall semester of the junior year. ARTH 300 and 400 are offered only in the Fall semester; ARTH 301 and 499 are offered only in the Spring semester.
Complete the following:
Breadth Requirement - 15 units
Complete courses from each of the following three groups as indicated, for a total offive courses (15 units):
Group I: Critical and Cross-disciplinary Perspectives - 3 units
Group II: Art before 1800 - 6 units
Group III: Art after 1800 - 6 units
Upper Division Elective Courses - 3 units
Complete one or more from the following for a total of 3 units:
Note: prerequisites or consent of instructor may apply to 400-level courses.