Art History - Course of Study

See Art History course descriptions from our catalog for more information 

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)

13 Art of Africa, the Caribbean, and the Americas

14 Art of Asia

AH 15 History of Architecture (H)

102 Art of East Asia

AH 109 Jewish Art: Moses to Modernity (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 135 Renaissance and Baroque Architecture (H)

AH 140 Baroque Art (H)

AH 142 The Art of Early Modern Spain and Latin America (H)

AH 150 Neoclassical and Romantic Art (H)

AH 152 Modern Art (H)

AH 161 American Architecture (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 175 Contemporary Art (H)

AH 180 Fundamentals of Architecture (H)

AH 191 Art and Mythologies of Nazi Germany, Fascist Italy, Bolshevik Russia: Comparative Systems/Outcomes (H)

AH 192 The History, Theory and Practice of Museums (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 The Arts of Egypt: Four Artistic Periods and Cultural Exchange (H)

AH 221 The Arts of Ireland and the British Isles, 500-1000 (H)

AH 222 Byzantine Art (H)

AH 275 Contemporary Art (H)

AH 282 Green Architecture (H)

AH 291 The History, Theory and Practice of Museums (H)

AH 290 Special Topics Seminar (H)

AH 292 Museums, Art, Ethics and the Law (H)

AH 295 Museum/Gallery Curating (H)

AH 300 Independent Study (H)

VPA 306 Arts Administration Principles and Practices

AH 310 Internship (H)(A)

AH 320 Junior Seminar (H)

AH 330 Senior Capstone Seminar (H)