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Art History BA Curriculum Guide

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BA CURRICULUM GUIDE

120 credit, four-year program of study

FIRST YEAR
    FALL SPR
FOU 101 Visual Arts Colloquium I 1cr  
ARH 125 Renaissance to Modern Art 3cr  
ENL 101 Critical Writing & Reading I 3cr  
XXX XXX The Social World ** 3cr  
XXX XXX Science (Natural World) 3cr  
XXX XXX Studio Art Elective 2cr  
       
ARH 150 Modern to Contemporary Art   3cr
ENL 102 Critical Writing & Reading II   3cr
XXX XXX The Social World **   3cr
XXX XXX Science (Engaged Community)   3cr
XXX XXX The Social World **   3cr
FIRST YEAR TOTAL 30cr    

 

SECOND YEAR
    FALL SPR
ARH 200 Studies in Visual Culture 3cr  
ARH XXX Art History Requirement * 3cr  
ENL 2XX Literature Elective 3cr  
XXX 101 Foreign Language Elective 3cr  
HST XXX History (HST 104 preferred) 3cr  
       
ARH XXX Art History Requirement *   3cr
ARH XXX Art History Requirement *   3cr
MTH XXX Mathematics Elective   3cr
ENL 2XX Literature Elective   3cr
XXX 102 Foreign Language Elective   3cr
SECOND YEAR TOTAL 30cr    

 

THIRD YEAR
    FALL SPR
ARH XXX Art History Requirement * 3cr  
ARH XXX Art History Requirement * 3cr  
XXX 201 Foreign Language Elective 3cr  
HST XXX History Elective 3cr  
XXX XXX Free Elective 3cr  
       
ARH XXX Art History Requirement *   3cr
ARH 411/ ARH 412 Arts & Engagement (Internship or Study Abroad)   3cr
XXX 202 Foreign Language Elective   3cr
XXX XXX Studio Art Elective   3cr
XXX XXX Social Science Elective   3cr
THIRD YEAR TOTAL 30cr    

 

FOURTH YEAR
    FALL SPR
ARH XXX Art History Requirement * 3cr  
XXX XXX Social Science Elective 3cr  
XXX XXX Free Elective 3cr  
XXX XXX Free Elective 3cr  
XXX XXX Free Elective 3cr  
       
ARH 445 Senior Seminar   3cr
ARH XXX Art History Requirement *   3cr
XXX XXX Free Elective   3cr
XXX XXX Free Elective   3cr
XXX XXX Free Elective   3cr
FOURTH YEAR TOTAL 30cr    

 

Free Elective Credits are satisfied by any course.

* Art History Requirement. All majors complete 39 credits of ARH courses, of which, 3 credits must be taken in a non-Western area, 3 credits must be taken as an internship or study abroad, and 3 credits must be taken in a Senior Seminar course. 12 of the 39 credits must be taken above the 100-level.

** The Social World: Humanity & Society-- Students must take 3 credits in each of the following categories of courses: Human Questions & Contexts, The Nature of US Society and The Nature of the Global Society. For a list of approved courses go to: www.umassd.edu/generaleducation/universitystudies/approvedcourses

This curricular guide represents the requirements for students entering the college for the academic year 2013-2014 and is intended as an example of progression towards the degree.

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