Architectural History B.F.A.

Architectural History

Degrees

Bachelor of Fine Arts

Available at:
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Foundation studies: 30 hours

  • DRAW 100 Drawing I: Form and Space
  • DRAW 101 Drawing II: Composition and Media
  • DSGN 100 Design I: Elements and Organization
  • DSGN 101 Color: Theory and Application
  • DSGN 102 Design II: 3-D Form in Space
  • — Studio elective

General education: 65 hours

  • ARTH 100 Survey of Western Art I
  • ARTH 110 Survey of Western Art II
  • CMPA 100 Survey of Computer Art Applications *
  • CMPA 110 Advanced Survey of Computer Art Applications *
  • COMM 105 Speech and Public Speaking
  • ENGL 123 Composition
  • ENGL 124 Composition and Literature
  • — ENGL elective
  • — Foreign language I †
  • — Foreign language II †
  • — Foreign language III †
  • — General education elective ‡
  • — Mathematics/natural sciences elective ‡
  • — Social/behavioral sciences elective ‡

Major curriculum: 70 hours

  • ARLH 200 Reading and Writing in Architectural History
  • ARLH 206 Modern Architecture I: 1750–1900
  • ARLH 208 Modern Architecture II: 1900–Present
  • ARLH 211 Survey of World Architecture and Urbanism
  • ARLH 236 European Architecture: 1400–1750
  • ARLH 307 American Architecture and Urbanism §
  • ARLH 310 American Vernacular Architecture §
  • ARLH 321 Ancient Architecture in Context II
  • ARLH 401 Architectural Theory and Criticism
  • ARLH 499 Architectural History B.F.A. Thesis
  • ARTH 282 Medieval Art and Architecture II
  • — 300-level ARLH elective
  • — 400-level ARLH elective
  • — ARLH elective
  • — ARLH or ARTH elective
  • — Non-Western ARLH elective

Additional electives: 15 hours

  • — Free elective
  • — Free elective
  • — Free elective

Total course of study: 180 hours

* Choose one of these two courses.
† A foreign language is required for the B.F.A. degree in architectural history. To satisfy the foreign language requirement, all courses must be in the same language.
‡ Consult the general education and mathematics competency requirements.
§ Choose one of these two courses.
II Choose one of these two courses.
Consult your faculty adviser in selecting elective courses.
Course numbers and titles are subject to change.