The Catholic University of America

Art History

Freshman Year:
Survey of Art

Art 211- History of Art: Prehistory to the Middle Ages
Art 212- History of Art: Renaissance to the Modern
 

Art History Elective
(____________________)


Sophomore Year:

Classics/ Medieval - Choose 1*
(____________________)
Art 317- Greek Art and Architecture
Art 318- Roman Art and Architecture
Art 335 - Western Medieval Art and Architecture


Renaissance or Baroque - Choose 1*
(____________________)
Art 319- Renaissance Art
Art 320- Baroque Art

Modern - Choose 1*
(____________________)
Art 326- American Art
Art 323- Nineteenth Century Art
Art 324- Impressionism and Realism
Art 331- Modern Art

Contemporary
Art 332 – Contemporary Art**

Junior Year:
Junior Seminar
Art 361- Junior Seminar

Studio Requirement
- Choose 1
(____________________)
Art 201/202- Drawing and Composition
Art 303/304- Painting

2 Art History Electives
(____________________)
(____________________)

Senior Year:
Senior Seminar
Art 451A- Senior Art History Coordinating Seminar

2 Art History Electives
(____________________)
(____________________)
 
*Alternative Art History courses may be available, please see Cardinal Station for current course offerings.
 
**Required course for all majors (art history and studio art), recommended before spring of junior year.

 

Studio Art

Freshman Year:
Survey of Art
Art 101- Fundamentals of Design I
Art 102- Fundamentals of Design II

Sophomore Year:
Survey of Drawing
Art 207- Drawing and Composition for Artists I
Art 208- Drawing and Composition for Artists II

Survey of Art History
Art 211- History of Art: Prehistoric to the Middle Ages
Art 212- History of Art: Renaissance to the Modern

Junior Year:
Junior Seminar
 Art 353- Junior Studio Art Seminar

Contemporary
Art 332- Contemporary Art**

1 Course in Concentration
(____________________)

1 Elective
(____________________)

Senior Year:
Senior Seminar
Art 451- Senior Studio Art Coordinating Seminar
 
3 Courses in Concentration
(____________________)
(____________________)
(____________________)
**Required course for all majors (art history and studio art), recommended before spring of junior year.

***Students must have three semesters in one of the following areas: painting, sculpture or digital arts, and one in one of the remaining two areas.
 

 

 

Digital Art Concentration Recommendations

Freshman Year:
Art 231/232 - Intro to Digital Arts
(substitution for Art 101 or Art 102)

Sophomore Year:

Art 236 - Time Based Media

Junior Year:
Art 386: Introduction to 3D Modeling and Animation
or
Art 329: Introduction Digital Photography and Photoshop
 
Senior Year:
Art 383: Video Production