Bachelor of Arts in Art: Concentration in Art History Roadmap

120 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 36

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
Select one of the following: 3
Western Art History I  
Western Art History II  
Asian Art History  
GE Area A: Oral Communication (A1) or Critical Thinking (A3) 1 3
GE Area A: Written English Communication (A2) 2 3
GE Area B: Quantitative Reasoning (B4) 3 3
GE Area D: U.S. History (D2) or U.S. and California Government (D3) 3
 Units15
Second Semester
Major Studio Requirement 4 3
GE Area A: Oral Communication (A1) or Critical Thinking (A3) 3
GE Area A: Written English Communication II (A4) 3
 
GE Area D: Social Sciences (D1) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 5 3
 Units15
Third Semester
Select one of the following not already completed: 3
Western Art History I  
Western Art History II  
Asian Art History  
GE Area A: Written English Communication II (A4) if not already satisfied 3
 
GE Area B: Life Science (B2) and Laboratory Science (B3) 6 3-4
GE Area C: Humanities: Literature (C3) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 5 3
 Units15-16
Fourth Semester
GE Area B: Physical Science (B1) and Laboratory Science (B3) 6 3-4
GE Area C: Arts (C1) or Humanities (C2) 3
GE Area D: U.S. History (D2) or U.S. and California Government (D3) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Two 5 6
 Units15-16
Fifth Semester
ARTH 400GW Writing About Art - GWAR 3
Upper Division Art History Lecture – Select one from Group A 7 3
Upper Division Art History Lecture – Select one from Group B 7 3
GE Area UD–B: Upper Division Physical and/or Life Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 5 3
 Units15
Sixth Semester
Upper Division Art History Lecture – Select one from Group C 7 3
Upper Division Art History Lecture – Select one from Group A, B, or C 7 3
GE Area UD–D: Upper Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Two 5 6
 Units15
Seventh Semester
ARTH 516 Advanced Topics in Art History 3
Art History Elective: Select One 300–600 Level Art History Course 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Three 5 9
 Units15
Eighth Semester
ARTH 602 Art History Seminar 3
ART 619
Exhibition Design
or Independent Study
3
GE Area UD–C: Upper Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Two 5 6
 Units15
 Total Units120-122