24 semester hours
ART 102 Introduction to 2-D Art and Design (4 credits)
ART 103 Introduction to 3-D Art and Design (4 credits)
ART 252 Introduction to Early Western Art (4 credits)
ART 253 Introduction to Western Art Since 1400 (4 credits)
ART 281 Introduction to Far Eastern Art or ART 286 Introduction to African Art (4 credits)
The option in Art History requires satisfactory completion of 28 credit hours beyond the core curriculum. These should consist of 16 credit hours in art history at the 300 or 400 level, 4 of which must be non-Western, and 8 credit hours in Art Seminars (ART 495). Additionally, Art History students must complete ART 485 Art History Theory and Methods (4 credits). The cumulative total of the core and art history sequence must be 48 credit hours minimum. Art majors in Art History must also complete 4 semesters in German, French, an approved alternate language or two-year equivalency.
This option requires satisfactory completion of the following requirements: ART 102, ART 103, ART 252 for a total of 12 credit hours; ART 253 plus one 300-level and one 400-level Art History course, (one of which must be non-Western), for a minimum total of 24 credit hours.