Students focusing on the studio discipline are strongly encouraged to pursue a minor in Art History which will give them a better understanding of the visual arts tradition.  

  • 25% of the minor must be earned at UAH
  • A minimum GPA of 2.0 is required in the minor
  • Transfer students must take at least six semester hours of art courses at the 300+ level or above at UAH
Required Courses12
ARH SUR: ANCIENT-MEDIEVAL
ARH SUR: RENAISSANCE-MODERN
ARH SUR: WORLD ART
CONTEMPORARY ART & ISSUES
Pre-1800 (Select one of the following):3
ANCIENT GREEK ART
MEDIEVAL ART
RENAISSANCE ART
ANCIENT ROMAN ART
COLLAPSE OF CIVILIZATIONS
SPECIAL TOPICS IN ART HY 1
Post-1800 (Select one of the following):3
TWENTIETH CENTURY ART
IMPRESSIONISM & POST-IMP
NINETEENTH CENTURY ART
PHILOSOPHY OF ART
SPECIAL TOPICS IN ART HY 1
INTRODUCTION TO PUBLIC HISTORY
300+ ARH Elective Course (Choose from above)3
Total Semester Hours21
1

Depending on the topic of this course, it may satisfy either the Pre- or Post- 1800 requirement, or function as an elective.