Art & Design – Fine Arts History Minor


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.

Topics in Art and Design (1-3)
Art & Culture Travel Studies (1-3)
Exploring the Fine Arts (3)
Ancient, Medieval, Non European Art History (3)
Renaissance to Modern Art History (3)
Art Now (3)
20th Century Art: A Seminar (3)
Film and Photo Visual Culture (3)
Comics and Graphic Novels: Seminar (3)
Topic in Art (1-4)
Our Musical Heritage (3)
Music History 1 (3)
Music History 2 (3)
Topic in Music (3)

Two courses can be taken from the following:
Topic in Literature (3)
(approved Literature course) (3)