Major in Art History 2013-2014

The Art and Art History department reserves the right to change major requirements at any time. Please check with the AAH department or the CU Boulder catalog for the most current listing of requirements. You are subject to the requirements in effect at the time you declare your major as an Arts & Sciences degree seeking student.

Students must complete the general requirements for the College of Arts and Sciences and the required courses listed below.

Courses required for a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Art and Arts History at CU-Boulder and Colorado Community College applicable courses.

Major in Art History
CU-Boulder Required Courses Colorado Community College Applicable Courses

(39 credit hours in the major)

  • ARTS 1010 (3) Introduction to Studio Art
  • ARTS 1020 (3) Foundations: Introduction to Studio Art
  • ARTH 1300 (3) History of World Art 1
  • ART 111 (3) Art History I
  • ARTH 1400 (3) History of World Art 2
  • ART 112 (3) Art History II
  • 3000-level art history courses (9 credit hours)
  • 4000-level art history courses (9 credit hours)
  • ARTH 4919 (3) B.A. Art-History Seminar
  • ARTS or ARTH electives (6 credit hours)