Studying 艺术史 will do more than help you get more out of your next visit to a museum — it will reveal the role art has played in cultures around the globe and across time.
You’ll develop a discerning eye for art and make connections between the past and present. This minor requires 21 total hours with at least 9 hours of upper-division coursework.
Then, take your knowledge to the next level by studying censorship, the art market and the role of museums. Pair your 艺术史 minor with a major in another fine art or a subject like Business or 通讯, and turn your passion for art into a career as a gallery director, curator, museum administrator or public-art program coordinator.
Students who wish to earn an 艺术史 minor must take the following coursework, totaling 21 hours, with at least 9 hours of upper-division coursework. This includes four required courses:
Students select three elective courses in Topics in 艺术史, 历史 of Photography, PHCO 3322 (art history topic), PHIL 3310 (Aesthetics), PHCO 4399 (art history topic)
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Past Art 历史 minors have pursued careers as gallery directors, curators, or in roles at non-profit art organizations. Many have gone on to pursue Master's degrees in 艺术史, Curatorial Studies, 艺术s Administration, and other related degrees.