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Art History, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #703 (BCR) , NV,
The Art Department in the College of Liberal Arts offers a History of Art major. Students learn about a variety of periods and topics whose content focuses primarily on Western art. Students are required to complete 39 credits in recommended courses.

About

Periods include Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque, Modern and Contemporary. Topics include modern propaganda, decorative arts, beauty and the body, and history of paleontology illustration.

The department offers a diverse program of undergraduate instruction in both art history and studio art. The major options include painting, sculpture, ceramics, photography, printmaking and digital media.

Students may participate in several interdisciplinary programs, including museology. Internships with local professional artists are available to upper-division students. Graduates often go on to careers in art education, graphic design or the fine arts.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Application deadline and start date were not specified by the programme.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

  • Survey of Art History I
  • Survey of Art History II
  • Visual Foundations
  • Contemporary Art

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

  • Total Units: 120
  • Cumulative GPA: 2.0
  • University GPA: 2.0
  • Major GPA: 2.0
  • Residency Requirement: 30 Upper-Division Units at UNR
  • Major Residency Requirement: 15 Upper-Division Units in the major at UNR
  • Upper-Division Requirement:40 Upper-Division Units
  • Half Program Units/4 Year Institution: 60 Units

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Reno

  • 860 - 1230 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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