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Art History - B.A. Program Requirements

Type Legend: DD Diversity–Domestic; DG Diversity–Global; KAD Kent Core Additional; KBS Kent Core Basic Sciences; KCM Kent Core Composition; KFA Kent Core Fine Arts: KHU Kent Core Humanities; KMC Kent Core Mathematics and Critical Reasoning; KSS Kent Core Social Sciences; WIC Writing Intensive

Please read the sections in the University Catalog on Kent Core, diversity and writing-intensive requirements.

Type Course Title Credits
  US 10097 Destination Kent State: First Year Experience 1
MAJOR PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS (42 credits)  Courses count in major GPA 
Type Course Title Credits
 KFA ARTH 22006 Art History I: Ancient and Medieval Art 3
 KFA   22007 Art History II: Renaissance to Modern Art 3
  22020 Art of Africa, Oceania and the Americas 3
WIC   42000 Research and Writing in Art History* 3
    4xxxx Art History upper-division electives 18
  ARTX   Art electives or KBA**
Type Course Title Credits
  PHIL 31060 Aesthetics 3
  Choose from the following: 14
  FR 13201 Elementary French I (4)
    13202 Elementary French II (4)
    23201 Intermediate French I (3)
    23202 Intermediate French II (3)
  GER 11201 Elementary German I (4)
    11202 Elementary German II (4)
    21201 Intermediate German I (3)
    21202 Intermediate German II (3)
  Kent Core Additional (must be from two categories) 3
  Kent Core Basic Sciences (must include on laboratory) 6-7
  Kent Core Composition 6-8
  Kent Core Humanities 3
  Kent Core Mathematics and Critical Reasoning 3-5

Kent Core Social Sciences (must be from two disciplines) 6
  Minor Requirements or General Electives***
(minimum 18 upper-division credit hours)

*A minimum C (2.0) grade must be earned with to fulfill the writing-intensive requirement.

**For are electives, minimum 6 credit hours must be in fine arts (ARTF), crafts (ARTC) or Kent blossom art (KBA) . The remaining credit hours may be in art history (ARTH).

***Students may elect an established minor or a block of approved courses chosen in consultation with an advisor in lieu of an established minor. Student not choosing a minor must have all their coursework approved in writing by the School of Art and the College of the Arts.