Art History Minor

Students interested in minoring in Art History should contact Professor Pamela Berger.

Students in the classes of 2020, 2021, and 2022

(Minors in the class of 2023 and later, please see below.)

The Art History minor requires 6 courses (18 credits):

  • ARTH1101 Introduction to Art History I
  • ARTH1102 Introduction to Art History II
  • Elective 1
  • Elective 2
  • Elective 3
  • Elective 4

At least two of these electives must be at or above the 3000 level, and at least two must come from one of the following categories:

  • Ancient/Medieval
  • Renaissance/Baroque
  • Nineteenth/Twentieth Century
  • Asian
  • African
  • Islamic
  • Museum Studies

The Art History minor also requires a copy of a research paper written in one of the Art History elective courses. To satisfy the requirement, the paper must have received a grade of B or above. Please submit the paper to Professor Pamela Berger.

Courses counted for the minor must be taken for a grade, not pass/fail. At least 15 credits (5 courses) in the minor program must not be used to fulfill any other major or minor.


Students in the classes of 2023 and later

The Art History minor requires 6 courses (18 credits):

  • ARTH1101 Introduction to Art History I
  • ARTH1102 Introduction to Art History II
  • ARTH2212 East Asian Art and Architecture OR ARTH2213 Islamic Art and Architecture OR ARTH2215 Sacred Arts of the Black Atlantic
  • Elective 1
  • Elective 2
  • Elective 3

At least two of these electives must be at or above the 3000 level, and at least two must come from one of the following categories:

  • Ancient/Medieval
  • Renaissance/Baroque
  • Nineteenth/Twentieth Century
  • Asian
  • African
  • Islamic
  • Museum Studies

The Art History minor also requires a copy of a research paper written in one of the Art History elective courses. To satisfy the requirement, the paper must have received a grade of B or above. Please submit the paper to Professor Pamela Berger.

Courses counted for the minor must be taken for a grade, not pass/fail. At least 15 credits (5 courses) in the minor program must not be used to fulfill any other major or minor.