Art B.A. - Art History Concentration
Area F (18 semester hours)
(Art majors are required to complete all courses in Area F. Any transfer student who has not completed the course in Area F, or their equivalents, must take these courses at GC)
Concentration Requirements (21 semester hours)
Complete seven 4000-level classes in Art History. The following are recommended but ARTS 4950, ARTS 4960, ARTS 4970, or other classes at the 3000-4000 level in Museum Studies, Studio Art, Art History, IDST, HIST, WMST, ENGL, BLST, MUSC, and THEA may be substituted. These and other courses below may also be used under "Electives: or under "Cognate".
Art History Capstone (6 semester hours)
Senior Research and Senior Thesis and Presentation are to be taken in sequence and only during the senior year.
Cognate Area (12 semester hours)
Complete four 4000-level classes in Art History including one Non-Western Art History course. The following are recommended but substitutions are allowed:
Foreign Language Requirements (3-12 semester hours)
Students must demonstrate minimum proficiency at the level of the fourth university course (2002) in one foreign language.
Electives (12-15 semester hours)
Students are strongly encouraged to use their elective hours in Art History or to develop a secondary or tertiary area in Studio Art or Museum Studies.
Total Credit Hours: 120
- A grade of C or better is required for all courses that count toward major requirements.
- A minimum of 39 hours overall must be at the 3000-4000 level.
- Complete First-Year Academic Seminar with a satisfactory grade. Students who transfer to GC are exempt from this requirement.