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2014-2015 University Catalog Roadmaps - College of the Arts

Bachelor of Arts in Art - Option in Art History - 4 Year Plan

Four Year Plan - 120 Units Required

Courses in bold must be completed with a C or higher to meet major specific admission criteria.

2.5 overall GPA; 3.0 GPA in all art/art history courses required for admission to major.

Course Units Course Units
Semester 1 Semester 2
AH 111A or 111B Foundation Art History I or ll (GE/C1) 3 AH 111A or 111B Foundation Art History I or ll (GE/C1) 3
AH 112 Latin Amer. Arts & Archit. (GE/C1) 3 AH 113A OR 113B 3
ART 130 Foundation Two-­‐Dimensional 3 ART 131 Foundation Three-­‐Dimensional 3
GE Foundation: Comp II (A1), Oral Comm (A2), or Critical Thinking (A3) 3 Foreign Language (French or German) 101A (GE/C2) 4
Mathematics/Quantitative Reasoning (GE/B2) 3 GE Foundation: Comp II (A1), Oral Comm (A2), or Critical Thinking (A3) 3
Total Units 15 Total Units 16
Semester 3 Semester 4 - Take Writing Proficiency Exam
AH 114 OR 116 3 AH 466, 467,468, 469, 470A, 470B, 471A, 471B, 471C, or 497° 3
ART 181, 184, 263 OR 287 3 AH 410, 423, 424, 425, 426, 427, or 497° 3
Foreign Language (French or German) 101B 3 Foreign Language (French or German) 201A 4
GE Foundation: Comp II (A1), Oral Comm (A2), or Critical Thinking (A3) 4 GE Class (D1a, D1b, or E) 3
Elective 3    
Total Units 16 Total Units 13
Semester 5 Semester 6
AH 415, 448, 449, OR 450 3 AH 446* or ART 311 (GE/F) 3
AH 408, 409, 416, 417, 465, or 497° 3 AH 411, 430, 438, 439, 441, or 497° 3
History 131 OR History 132 (GE/D2) 3 GE Class (D1a, D1b, or E) 3
GE Class (D1a, D1b, or E) 3 GE Lab Science (B1a or B1b) 4
Elective 3 GE Capstone Class (F) 3
Total Units 15 Total Units 16
Semester 7 Semester 8
AH 447^ Historiography 3 AH Third Class in Area of Specialization° 3
AH 457A, 457B, 457C, 458, 459, 460 OR 497° 3 AH 400, 401, 402, 431, 436, 437, 455, 456, or 497° 3
AH Second Class in Area of Specialization° 3 GE Capstone Class (F) or Elective 3
GE Science (B1aNL or B1bNL) 3 Elective 3
GE Capstone Class (F) 3 Elective 2
Total Units 15 Total Units 14

°Note: One of the eight courses from these six groups should be a seminar in AH 497

Students who plan to apply to graduate school programs in art history are strongly encouraged to take two full years of French or German (four semesters), which are usually required for an advanced degree; any other language must be pre-­‐approved. Students who plan to apply to graduate school programs in art history are also strongly encouraged to take AH 497 seminar in the area of concentration.

^Course offered in Fall semester only

*Course offered in Spring semester only