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2019-2020 EIU Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 EIU Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Art Department

Art: Art History Option (B.A.)

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An option in the Art (B.A.) offerings.

Total Semester Hours required for the Degree: 120 semester hours

Semester Hours required for the Art: Art History Option: 53-61 semester hours

Core Requirements

The Art History option requires a total of 53-61 semester hours and consists of the following. Total hours required varies depending on placement in foreign language sequence.

1. 15 Semester Hours of Required Art History and Art Coursework

3. 8-16 Semester Hours of Required Foreign Language Coursework:

  • Foreign Language 1101
    (See footnote 1)
  • Foreign Language 1102
    (See footnote 1)
  • Foreign Language 2201G
  • Foreign Language 2202G


Major GPA based on all art courses taken at EIU.

(Footnote 1) The Art & Design Department recommends students with prior foreign language experience confer with the Foreign Language Department to determine appropriate placement in the foreign language sequence. Students must complete coursework up to level 2202G in a single foreign language for the Art History option.

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