What will I learn?

Deepen your understanding of the role of art in culture and politics from prehistory to the modern period. A major in Art History offers students a critical view of the role of art in culture and politics from prehistory to the modern era. Coursework offers comprehensive studies in the history of art through rigorous visual analysis, engagement with current scholarship and the application of various methodological approaches. Students gain wide knowledge of the history of art through introductory courses and then take specialty courses in areas including early modern Europe, the history of photography, Latin America, modern and contemporary, among others. This program fosters broad intellectual growth as students develop valuable career skills in research, writing, critical analysis, persuasive argumentation and interdisciplinary thinking, which can be applied in a number of careers.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Content Knowledge; Students will demonstrate a broad knowledge of art historical monuments, art historical vocabulary and key concepts.
  • Critical Thinking; Students will demonstrate attainment of a high level of critical thinking and analysis of art historical literature.
  • Research and Writing; Students will demonstrate a mastery of basic research and writing skills appropriate to the field.

CAREER FIELDS

Museum work
Gallery management
Preservation and conservation
Education
Art libraries and archives

Which department am I in?

College of Fine Arts

Study options

Full Time (4 years)

Tuition fees
$36,600.00 (27,23,214) per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

22 August 2022

Venue

INTO University of Arizona

1200 E University Blvd,

TUCSON,

Arizona,

85721, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Academic requirements: 3.0 GPA or equivalent; Students must have high school equivalent to USA and entry requirements vary from country to country.

For international students

Academic requirements:
3.0 GPA or equivalent

Students must have high school equivalent to USA and entry requirements vary from country to country. International applicants whose primary language is not English, or who attended school in a non-English speaking country, regardless of citizenship, must prove English proficiency. English proficiency may be proven by one or more of the following:

TOEFL iBT - 70

IELTS - 6.0

Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic - 53

IB (English A – Higher Level) - 5 or higher

Cambridge English Scale (C1 Advanced, C2 Proficiency) - 169

Cambridge IGCSE, O Level or higher (English) - C or higher

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About University of Arizona

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