Art History, Theory & Criticism

2018 - 19 Art History, Theory & Criticism Curriculum

The following degree plan is for the 2018-19 academic year. Current students should log into MyMICA or contact their Advisor for their personalized degree plan

First-Year Requirements Course # Credits
Forum 1 FF 111 3.0
Forum 2 FF 112 3.0
Color & Design FF 120A or 120B 3.0
Forms & Space FF 130A or 130B 3.0
Systems & Time FF 140A or 140B 3.0
Drawing: Tradition & Innovation FF 161 3.0
Drawing: Contemporary Practices FF 162 3.0
First-Year Studio Elective   3.0
Total credits for the First-Year requirements: 24.0
Liberal Arts Requirements Course # Credits
Art Matters AH 100 3.0
Modernism and After AH 201 3.0
Critical Inquiry HMST 101 3.0
Humanistic Studies/Literature Elective (any level) 3.0
Humanistic Studies/Literature Elective (300 or 400 level) 3.0
Intellectual History I and II -IH1 and -IH2 6.0
Science/Math Requirement NSCI 3.0
Theory Requirement -TH 3.0
Academic Electives (or Writing Workshop, if required) 6.0
Total credits for the Liberal Arts requirements: 33.0
Art History Major Requirements Course # Credits
Ancient through Gothic AH 202 3.0
Renaissance through 1855 AH 200 3.0
Methods or Criticism Elective AH 306 or 345 3.0
Art History Senior Thesis I and II AH 498 and 499 6.0
World Arts Electives (Asian, African, New World, Oceanic) AH 6.0
Art History Elective I (any level) AH 3.0
Art History Elective II and III (400 level) AH 6.0
Level II Drawing DR 252 or 298 3.0
Photography Elective PH 3.0
3D Elective CE, FB, or IS 3.0
Electronic Arts Elective   3.0
Studio Electives 21.0
Total credits for the Art History Major requirements: 63.0