History of Art and Visual Culture Minor

A minor in History of Art and Visual Culture requires the completion of at least 18 hours with a GPA of 2.0 or better. Students must take ART HS 1100 and at least one course in non-Western art. They must also take at least two courses at the 2000-level and two courses at the 3000-level or above in History of Art and Visual Culture. A maximum of 3 hours of internship can be applied toward the minor in art history. At least nine of the 18 hours must be taken in residence at UMSL. All courses in the minor must receive a grade of C- or above.

ART HS 1100Introduction to Western Art (MOTR ARTS 100)3
Choose one course from the following:3
Global Art and Visual Culture (MOTR ARTS 101)
Indigenous Arts of the Americas
Introduction to the Art and Visual Cultures of Africa
Introduction to the Art and Visual Cultures of Asia
Chose two 2000-level or above and two 3000-level or above from the following courses:12
Art and Archaeology of The Ancient World
Greek Art and Archaeology
Medieval Art
Nineteenth Century European Art
American Art to 1876
Modern to Contemporary Art
Special Study
Sophomore/Junior Seminar: Research in Art History
Special Study
Total Hours18