BA in Art History

General

Program Description

With its wealth of archaeological sites, churches, museums, and galleries, Rome offers an unparalleled environment for the study of art. The BA in Art History emphasizes art-historical theories and analytic methods with a strong focus on the visual arts of Europe and North America.

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Requirements for the Degree

  • World Art I. Visual Culture of the Ancient World
  • World Art II. Visual Culture of the Medieval World
  • World Art III. Visual Culture of the Early Modern World
  • World Art IV. Visual Culture of the Modern and Contemporary World
  • Introduction to Art Historical Thinking
  • Three courses in three of four areas: The Ancient World, The Medieval World, The Early Modern World, The Modern and Contemporary World
  • One Studio Art course
  • Research Practicum
  • Senior Thesis
  • Six major electives in Art History or Archaeology

Last updated Jan 2020

About the School

John Cabot University, founded in 1972, is an American liberal arts university offering undergraduate degrees to English-speaking students from all over the world. You will study in the heart of Rome, ... Read More

John Cabot University, founded in 1972, is an American liberal arts university offering undergraduate degrees to English-speaking students from all over the world. You will study in the heart of Rome, surrounded by culture, history, art, business, and politics. Read less