Student ID:__________________________ Student Name:_______________________ Advisor Name:_______________________ Catalog: Academic Catalog 2021-2022 Program: Art History Minor

Art History Minor

Flagler College offers a major and minor in Art History. Our faculty is student-focused, providing students with a foundational knowledge of global art history, visual culture, and the methodologies for understanding art within broader social and historical contexts. Art History at Flagler promotes intellectual and personal growth by asking students to evaluate works of visual culture by engaging in interdisciplinary, cross-cultural, and relational thinking; by analyzing and synthesizing primary and secondary sources, and by communicating their analyses in written and oral forms. Entry-level coursework in the major and minor provides students with a firm foundation in art history, while advanced courses and electives allow an opportunity for in-depth engagement across places, periods, and approaches. With a degree from Flagler in Art History, students are prepared to pursue a range of careers in the arts, including museum and gallery positions, work as educators, jobs in publishing, and more. Our graduates actively seek placement in graduate school programs, as well as employment or internship opportunities with museums and arts organizations. The high impact learning experiences in Flagler’s Art History program fosters the development of students who are critical thinkers, visually literate, and articulate communicators, all skills that can lead to success in the arts, as well as many other career paths. Students minoring in Art History are required to take a minimum of 21 hours.

Four course introductory sequence (12 credits)

Course NameCredits:Term TakenGradeGen Ed
ART 218 - Visual Culture Credits: 3


ART 251 - Survey of Art History I Credits: 3


ART 252 - Survey of Art History II Credits: 3


ART 352 - Art History III

Prerequisite(s): ART 218 and ART 251 or ART 252.

Credits: 3

Art History electives (9 credits)

Students minoring in Art History must take at least three courses from the following electives. 

Course NameCredits:Term TakenGradeGen Ed
ART 340 - Selected Topics

Prerequisite(s): Junior standing or permission of instructor.

Credits: 1-4


ART 366 - Modern Metropolis Credits: 3


ART 367 - History of Photography Credits: 3


ART 370 - Race and Visual Culture Credits: 3


ART 371 - Pre-Columbian Art Credits: 3


ART 372 - Global Renaissance Credits: 3


ART 373 - Art & Environment Credits: 3


ART 415 - Curatorial Studies

Prerequisite(s): Junior standing or instructor permission.

Credits: 3


ART 328 - American Architectural History Credits: 3


ART 428 - Historic Preservation Credits: 3