Art Foundations: Art History

The department of Music and Art offers the Associate of Arts (A.A.) degree program in Art Foundations – Art History. The Art Foundations program seeks to educate students in the fundamentals of studio practice and art historical scholarship. Progressing through a broad and rigorous curriculum that encompasses the basics of fine and applied arts and art history, students will be better prepared to enter a variety of majors in a four-year college and pursue occupations in the arts.

Common Core

Required Common Core

12
Total Required Common Core

Flexible Core

18
Total Flexible Core
30
Total Common Core

Curriculum Requirements

Choose 1 from:
OR
3
ART 255
Pre-Colombian Art of Mesoamerica & the Andes
OR
Choose 1 from:
OR
3
ART 291
18th & 19th Century Art: The Age of Enlightenment & Industry
OR
OR
6
General Electives
9
Program Electives
Select 9 credits from any 3-credit art history 200-level and above, studio art, anthropology, sociology, history, ethnic studies or 300-level English courses.
30
Total Curriculum Requirements
60
Total Program Requirements

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