Minor in Art History and Visual Culture

The Minor in Art History and Visual Culture gives you an essential introduction into both areas, and then goes on to include senior courses of your choice where you can expand on your knowledge.

Programme Structure

Minor in Art History & Visual Culture
US Credits
UK Credits
COM 3100 Foundations of Mass Media & Communication 3 12
AVC 4200 Introduction to Art Across Cultures 3 12
AVC 4205 Introduction to Visual Culture 3 12
plus FOUR of the following: Minimum of 12 Minimum of 48
AVC 5200 Museums & Galleries of London 3 12
AVC 5205 Art in Context 3 12
AVC 5210 History of Design 3 12
AVC 5215 Art History: Theory & Methods 3 12
AVC 6102 Non-Western Visual Cultures 4 16
AVC 6101 Working in the Art World 4 16
Minor Requirements 18 72


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