Art History, Minor

Liberal Arts (Code 030-401)

Twenty-four semester credits, including:
Required Courses9
ART 105Introduction to the Visual Arts3
ARTH 111Survey: Ancient to Medieval Art3
ARTH 389Methodologies of Art History3
Electives in Art History15


1. Students pursuing the Minor: Art History and Major: Art, Studio Emphasis can overlap a maximum of 12 credits between major and minor programs.

2. Art History minors must complete at least one of the following travel experiences:

A) UWEC-approved International Study program;

B) at least one of the department's national field trips;

C) at least one of the department's regional field trips.

Program Learning Outcomes

Students completing this program will be expected to meet the following learning outcomes:

  • Analyze the form of art.
  • Use knowledge about historical context to explain art.
  • Apply an appropriate methodology or critical theory to an art historical research topic.