Art and Art History

Coordinator/Dept. Chair: 
Prof. Kasarian Dane
Phone: 
315.229.5189
Campus Address: 
103 Griffiths
E-mail: 
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Students interested in a major or minor in Art & Art History must complete coursework in both studio art and art history. AAH 131: Drawing I is the prerequisite for all upper-level studio courses and is open to first year students. AAH 116: Survey of Art History I and AAH 117: Survey of Art History II are also open to first-year students. You can take Survey of Art History II without taking Survey of Art History I. Students must take one of the survey of art courses for the major/minor and as a prerequisite for many upper-level art history courses.

Courses this fall appropriate for first year students, subject to availability of seats, are:

  • AAH 116: Survey of Art History I (ARTS)
  • AAH 117: Survey of Art History II (ARTS)
  • AAH 121: Introduction to Studio Art (ARTS)
  • AAH 131: Drawing I (ARTS)
  • AAH/AFS 215: W. African Arts (HU)
  • AAH/ASIA 218: Arts of South Asia (HU/DIV13)
  • AAH/ODST 256: Art and Nature (HU/EL)