Art & Design – Fine Arts History Minor

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Minor Program in Fine Arts History (18 total hours)

This program in Fine Arts History couples traditional foundations with contemporary art and music theory. The student is introduced to seminal tenets in western art and music history (e.g., Beethoven, Picasso) and contemporary art and music theory (e.g., Stravinsky, Hickey). In upper level and writing intensive courses, the student develops an understanding and practice in deep academic research.

Select 18 hours from the list below.
Courses with (*) meet writing intensive requirement.

MUSC 121 Our Musical Heritage – 3 s.h.
ARTD 199 Topics in Art and Design – 3 s.h.
ARTD 202 Art & Culture Travel Studies – 3 s.h.
ARTD 205 Exploring the Fine Arts – 3 s.h.
MUSC 222 Music History 1 – 3 s.h.
MUSC 223 Music History 2 – 3 s.h.
ARTD 257 Ancient, Medieval, Non European Art History – 3 s.h.
ARTD 258 Renaissance to Modern Art History – 3 s.h.
ARTD 259 Art Now – 3 s.h.*
ARTD 359 20th Century Art: A Seminar – 3 s.h.
ARTD 360 Film and Photography: A Seminar – 3 s.h.*
ARTD 361 Comics and Graphic Novels: Seminar – 3 s.h.*
MUSC 493 Topic in Music – 3 s.h.
ARTD 494 Topic in Art and Design – 3 s.h.

Two courses can be taken from the following:
ENGL 295 Topic in Literature – 3 s.h.
ENGL 494 Topic in Literature – 3 s.h.
ENGL XXX (approved Literature course) – 3 s.h.