Art History - Course of Study

See Art History course descriptions from our catalog for more information (Adobe PDF required).

Note: All courses have history/theory credit toward the Visual and Performing Arts component of the University core curriculum.

A = Applied 
H = History

AH 10 Origins and Transformations in Western Art (H)
AH 11 Visual Culture Since 1400: Expression and Experimentation (H)
AH 12 Introduction to the Art History of Asia, Africa, and the Americas (H)
AH 15 History of Architecture (H)
AH 100 Arts of India, China, and Japan (H)
AH 109 Jewish Art: Moses to Modernity (H)
AH 110 The Ancient Near East, Egypt, and the Aegean Bronze Age (H)
AH 111 Greek Art and Archaeology (H)
AH 112 Etruscan and Roman Art and Archaeology (H)
AH 113 Art and Archaeology of Ancient Egypt: Images for Eternity (H)
AH 115 The Archaeology of Athens (H)
AH 120 Medieval Art of Western Europe (H)
AH 121 Celtic and Early Irish Art (H)
AH 130 Early Renaissance Art in Italy (H)
AH 131 High Renaissance and Mannerism in Italy
AH 135 Renaissance and Baroque Architecture (H)
AH 140 Baroque Art (H)
AH 150 Neoclassical and Romantic Art (H)
AH 152 Modern Art (H)
AH 154 Impressionism and Post-Impressionism (H)
AH 161 American Architecture (H)
AH 163 American Art: Colonial to Civil War (H)
AH 164 American Art: Civil War to Civil Rights (H)
AH 165 The Black Experience: African-American Art and Criticism in the 20th Century (H)
AH 172 History of Photography (H)
AH 191 Art and Mythologies of Nazi Germany, Fascist Italy, Bolshevik Russia: Comparative Systems/Outcomes (H)
AH 195 Museum/Gallery Curating (H) 
AH 209 The Metropolitan Museum of Art Plaster Cast Collection at Fairfield University (H)
AH 210 Myth in Classical Art (H)
AH 213 Through Egyptian Eyes: Enigmatic Aspects of Ancient Egyptian Art (H)
AH 221 The Arts of Ireland and the British Isles, 500-1000 (H)
AH 222 Byzantine Art (H) 
AH 242 The Arts of Spain and Its World, 1474 to 1700 (H)
AH 275 Contemporary Art (H)
AH 290 Special Topics Seminar (H)
AH 291 The History, Theory and Practice of Museums (H) 
AH 292 Museums, Art, Ethics and the Law (H) 
AH 300 Independent Study (H)
AH 310 Internship (H)(A)
AH 320 Junior Seminar (H)
AH 330 Senior Capstone Seminar (H)