Skip to Navigation

Northern Illinois University Your Future, Our Focus Northern Illinois University Your Future, Our Focus

    Northern Illinois University
   
 
  Nov 18, 2017
 
 
    
2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Art History (B.A.)


Return to College of Visual and Performing Arts Return to: College of Visual and Performing Arts

Check departmental information for any additional requirements.

Electives


  • One 300-level course from four of the following areas (12)
    • Ancient
    • Medieval
    • Renaissance and Baroque
    • Modern and American
    • Islamic and Far Eastern
    • African, Oceanian, Native American, and Pre-Columbian
  • One 400-level art history course (3)
  • Electives in art history (6)

Required Cognate Courses (18)


In addition to a minimum of 6 semester hours of studio art, select courses in related fields, such as literature, history, philosophy, anthropology, archaeology, or additional art history courses, in consultation with a major adviser (18)

Requirements outside School (0-12)


Fulfillment of B.A. foreign language requirement (0-12). (See “Foreign Language Requirement for the B.A. Degree” in the Other Graduation Requirements section of this catalog.)

Total Hours for a Major in Art History: 54-66


Recommendation


Students who plan to enter graduate school should select French, German, or Italian to satisfy the B.A. foreign language requirement.

Return to College of Visual and Performing Arts Return to: College of Visual and Performing Arts