BA in Art History
Degree Requirements | UNCW Course Catalogue
Total: 43-45 hours
ARH 201 - Ancient Through Medieval Art and Archaeology
ARH 202 - Renaissance Through Early Twentieth Century
ARH 308 - 20th Century Art
ARH 476 - Art History Capstone Seminar
3 hours of history at the 300-400 level
24 hours in art history at the 300-400 level
6 hours of studio art to be chosen from:
ART 101 - Two-Dimensional Design
ART 102 - Three Dimensional Design
ART 111 - Drawing Fundamentals
To satisfy the computer requirement for the B.A. degree in art a student must successfully complete ART 260, ART 360 or CSC 105 for studio art or ARH 476 for art history.
Oral Communication Requirement:
To satisfy the oral communication requirement for the B.A. degree in art a student must successfully complete an oral defense of their senior exhibit for studio art or ARH 476 or ARH 495 for art history or any other approved oral intensive course (see list here)..
Applied Learning Requirement:
To satisfy the applied learning requirement for the B.A. degree in art a student must successfully complete ART 476 for studio art or ARH 476 for art history.
No more than 3 hours of ARH 491 or 3 hours of ARH 498 may be counted toward the major.
A grade of “C” (2.00) overall average is required for all courses counted toward the major, and no more than one “C-“ grade may count.
To complete a double major in art history and studio art, a student must complete ART 101, 102, 111 or 112, 211, and 27 hours chosen from at least three different studio areas.
Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs)
SLO 1: Students should demonstrate knowledge of historical, cultural, religious and political contexts and canonical works of the periods studied.
SLO 2: Students should demonstrate familiarity with the historiography and methodology associated with the periods studied.
SLO 3: Students should demonstrate effective oral and written communication within the art historical discipline.