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2019-2020 Academic Catalog 
2019-2020 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Art History, B.A.

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Requirements for Major toward B.A. in Art History

A Minimum of Eight Units in Art History, Including:

  • A minimum of two units at the 300-level or higher
  • A minimum of one non-Western course must be included in your selections.

Additional Requirements

  • Art history majors are required to participate in a junior review by department faculty and participate in the Senior Art History Majors Symposium.
  • It is recommended that students select at least one unit at the 200- or 300-level from four of the following areas: ancient/classical, medieval, Renaissance, baroque, eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, modern and contemporary, American or non-western.
  • Art history majors are required to participate in the senior art history majors symposium.
  • One unit of a cognate studio art course.
  • All courses counted toward the art history major must be taken for a numerical grade.
  • Courses taken at an approved off-campus program may be substituted for Albion College courses with the permission of the department.
  • Art history students who are considering graduate study are strongly urged to complete at least two semesters of a foreign language. Graduate programs often require French and German.

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