Art B.A. with a Concentration in Art History

Eight-Semester Degree Program

Students wishing to follow the eight-semester degree plan should see the Eight-Semester Degree Policy for university requirements of the program. Core requirement hours may vary by individual, based on placement and previous credit granted. Once all core requirements are met, students may substitute a three-hour (or more) general elective in place of a core area.

First YearUnits
FallSpring
ENGL 1013 Composition I (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1013) (Sp, Su, Fa)3  
MATH 1203 College Algebra (Sp, Su, Fa) (ACTS Equivalency = MATH 1103) ((or any higher level mathematics))3  
ARHS 2913 Art History Survey I (ACTS Equivalency = ARTA 2003) (Sp, Fa)
or ARHS 2923 Art History Survey II (ACTS Equivalency = ARTA 2103) (Sp, Fa)
3  
1013 Elementary II World Language (or higher level, depending on placement)3  
University/State Core U.S. History or Fine Arts requirement3  
ENGL 1023 Composition II (ACTS Equivalency = ENGL 1023) (Sp, Su, Fa)  3
ARHS 2923 Art History Survey II (ACTS Equivalency = ARTA 2103) (Sp, Fa)
or ARHS 2913 Art History Survey I (ACTS Equivalency = ARTA 2003) (Sp, Fa)
  3
ARTS 1013 Drawing Fundamentals I (Sp, Fa)  3
Science University/State Core Lecture with Corequisite Lab requirement  4
2003 Intermediate I World Language (fulfills a university/state core humanities requirement)  3
Year Total: 15 16
 
Second YearUnits
FallSpring
Upper Level Art History Group 1 or 2 (below)1,23  
2013 Intermediate II World Language (as needed)3  
Advanced Level Elective13  
University/State Core Fine Arts or U.S. History requirement (as needed)3  
University/State Core Social Sciences requirement3  
ARTS 1313 Two-Dimensional Design (Sp, Fa)
or ARTS 1323 Three-Dimensional Design (Sp, Fa)
  3
Upper Level Art History Group 1 or 2 (below)1,2  3
General Elective  3
University/State Core Social Sciences requirement  3
Science University/State Core Lecture w/ Corequisite Lab requirement  4
Year Total: 15 16
 
Third YearUnits
FallSpring
Upper Level Art History Group 1 or 2 (below, as needed)1,23  
Advanced Level Electives16  
Approved non-Art elective3  
University/State Core Social Sciences requirement3  
Upper Level Art History Group 1 or 2 (below, as needed)1,2  3
Upper Level Art Elective1,2  3
Approved non-Art elective  3
General Electives  6
Year Total: 15 15
 
Fourth YearUnits
FallSpring
ARHS Seminar1,23  
Approved non-Art elective 3  
Upper Level Art History Elective1,23  
General Electives4  
ARHS Seminar1,2  3
Upper Level ARSC Elective1,2  3
3000-plus Advanced Level Elective1  3
Advanced Level Elective1  3
Upper Level Art History Elective1,2  3
Year Total: 13 15
 
Total Units in Sequence:  120
1

Meets 40-hour advanced credit hour requirement. See College Academic Regulations.

2

Meets 24-hour rule (24 hours of 3000-4000 level courses in Fulbright College), in addition to meeting the 40-hour rule. See College Academic Regulations.

Upper Level ARHS Group 1
Choose at least two courses from the following:
Pre-Columbian Art (Irregular)
Artists of New Spain (Irregular)
Saint Peter's and the Vatican (Irregular)
Medieval Architecture (Irregular)
Renaissance and Baroque Architecture (Irregular)
Ancient Art (Irregular) (ARHS 2913)
Medieval Art (Irregular) (ARHS 2913)
Italian Renaissance Art (Irregular) (ARHS 2923)
Northern Renaissance Art (Irregular) (ARHS 2923)
Baroque Art (Irregular) (ARHS 2923)
Special Topics in Art History (Irregular)
Upper Level ARHS Group 2
Choose at least two courses from the following:
Seminar in Critical Theory (Sp)
The History of Photography (Irregular)
18th and 19th Century European Art (Irregular) (ARHS 2923)
20th Century European Art (Irregular) (ARHS 2923)
American Art to 1860 (Irregular) (ARHS 2923)
American Art 1860-1960 (Irregular) (ARHS 2923)
Contemporary Art (Fa)
Special Topics in Modern Art (Irregular)