Art and Art History Department

Minor - Art History and Visual Culture

The minor in Art History and Visual Culture major enriches the lives of its students by providing an in-depth knowledge of cultural traditions and creative accomplishment, and by providing the skills necessary for applying that knowledge in the service of our multicultural society.

University Graduation Requirements

To be awarded a minor, at least 12 units of coursework must be completely distinct and separate from the coursework in the major (University Policy S16-4).

Course Requirements

Preparation for the Minor6
Complete 6 units from:
ARTH 070A. Art History, Prehistoric to MedievalC13
ARTH 070B. Art History, Renaissance to ModernC13
ARTH 070C. Arts of AsiaC13
Requirements for the Minor12
Twelve units of art history course work total. Must include 9 units of upper division art history courses. Of these, six units must be completed at San Josť State University.

Total Units:18