Undergraduate Requirements

Art History track

(These requirements were updated on August 14, 2019. Students should check degree requirements for their entry year in the University Bulletin.)


Required Courses
Credits

Two introductory courses (ARTH 102, ARTH 103, ARTH 110, or ARTH 111)

[Please note, ARTH 110 and 111 are new courses, introduced in bulletin year 2015-16. If you have taken ARTH 101 or ARTH 104 (which are no longer being offered), these courses may be used to satisfy this degree requirement. However, if you have already taken ARTH 101, you may not take ARTH 110. ARTH 115 may not be used for art history major requirements.]

8

  • Five ARTH courses at the 200-level or above, which must include:
  • At least 16 credits of advanced (300 level or above) coursework including
    • At least 8 credits of "Pre-1800" coursework
    • At least 8 credits of "Post-1800" coursework

20

One Fine Arts course (ARTS, CINE, MUS, or THEA)

4

One seminar in theories and methods (ARTH 496)

4

One additional ARTH seminar at the 400 level or above

OR

Two Senior Honors Thesis courses (ARTH 498 and ARTH 499)

4 or 8

TOTAL

40 or 44

*Please note: 2-credit courses may count toward total required credits.


Architecture and Urban Studies track

(These requirements were updated on August 14, 2019. Students should check degree requirements for their entry year in the University Bulletin.)


Required Courses
Credits

One introductory architecture course (ARTH 103)

One additional introductory course (ARTH 102, ARTH 110, or ARTH 111)

[Please note, ARTH 110 and 111 are new courses, introduced in bulletin year 2015-16. If you have taken ARTH 101 or ARTH 104 (which are no longer being offered), these courses may be used to satisfy this degree requirement. However, if you have already taken ARTH 101, you may not take ARTH 110. ARTH 115 may not be used for art history major requirements.]

8

Five ARTH courses at the 200 level or above, which must include:

  • At least 16 credits of advanced (300-level or above) coursework. 
  • At least 12 credits must be in "Architecture and Urban Studies," including
    • At least 4 credits in "Pre-1800" Architecture and Urban Studies
    • At least 4 credits in "Post-1800" Architecture and Urban Studies

20

One seminar in theories and methods (ARTH 496)

4

One additional 400-level Architecture and Urban Studies seminar

OR

Two Senior Honors Thesis courses (ARTH 498 and ARTH 499)

4 or 8

One general physics course (PHYS 121 or PHYS 131)

4

Two drawing courses (ARTS 171 and ARTS 271)

8

Two calculus courses (MATH 224: Differential Calculus and MATH 225: Integral Calculus)

[Please note: MATH 221 (4 cr.) satisfies this requirement as well.]

4

TOTAL

52 or 56

 *Please note: 2-credit courses may count toward total required credits.