Course Listings

Any of the following courses offered by the Institute may be taken as electives or as part of the requirements for the Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Fine Arts degrees.

ARTH 1300 Introduction to Art - AAI (for non-art majors only)

Critical analysis of selected examples of architecture, painting, and sculpture (for non art majors only). (Applicable toward fine arts humanities requirements for Bachelor of Arts degree.)

ARTH 3356 Nineteenth-Century European Art - AAI
Pre-requisite(s): ART 2303 or consent of instructor.

Art of nineteenth-century Europe focusing on technique and style with political and social contexts.

ARTH 3369 Eighteenth-Century European Art - AAI
Pre-requisite(s): ART 2303 or consent of instructor.

Art of eighteenth-century Europe focusing on technique and style with political and social contexts.

ARTH 3391 Women in Modern and Contemporary Art History - AAI
Pre-requisite(s): ART 2303 or consent of instructor.

Major female artists of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.

ARTH 4100 Field Studies in Art History - AAI
Co-requisite(s): Either ART 3356, 3358, 3369, 4354, 4355, 4356, 4357, 4358, 4362, or 4363.

Pre-requisite(s): ART 2302 and 2303; and consent of department chair. For Art majors only..

Specialized field study with a specific destination for established art and art history students. Includes a research component. Requires concurrent enrollment in a listed Co-requisite(s) course. May be repeated four times with a change of content. Course does not apply to major or minor credit hours.
ARTH 4354 Special Topics in 18th- and 19-Century Art - AAI
Pre-requisite(s): ART 2303; and upper-level standing or consent of instructor.

A research seminar on a selected topic of 18th- or 19th-century art. Subject varies year to year. May be repeated once with a change in content.

ARTH 4355 Special Topics in Modern and Contemporary Art History - AAI
Pre-requisite(s): ART 2302 and 2303; and upper-level standing.

A research seminar on a selected major artist or topic of early modern European art. Subject varies year to year. May be repeated once with a change in content.

ARTH 4356 Modern American Art - AAI
Pre-requisite(s): ART 2302 and 2303; upper-level standing.

Modern art in the Americas from 1880-1945. Includes major artistic movements and their political, social, and historical contexts.

ARTH 4357 American Art - AAI
Pre-requisite(s): ART 2302 and 2303; and upper-level standing.

Artistic expression in the United States from the Colonial Period to 1900.

ARTH 4358 Contemporary Art - AAI
Pre-requisite(s): ART 2302 and 2303; and upper-level standing.

A research seminar focused on the major trends in painting, sculpture, printmaking, performance, video, installation, and conceptual art from the 1960s to the present.

ARTH 4360 History of Impressionism and Post-Impressionism - AAI
Pre-requisite(s): ART 2303 or consent of instructor.

Art of the Impressionism and Post-Impressionism movements, 1850-1900, focusing on technique and style with social and political contexts.

ARTH 4362 Modern European Art - AAI
Pre-requisite(s): ART 2302 and 2303; and upper-level standing.

Modern art in Europe from Post-Impressionism to 1945.

ARTH 4363 Neoclassicism and Romanticism - AAI
Pre-requisite(s): ART 2302; and upper-level standing or consent of instructor.

Art of the Neoclassicism and Romanticism movements, 1750-1850, focusing on technique and style with social and political contexts.