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Art History Degrees

Art History Degrees

Photorealism, impressionism, iconography, expressionism and pointilist. If you choose to spend your time abroad studying for an Arts degree you will surely find out the true meaning of these words in addition to many many more. You will come into contact with all the areas of the field; sculpture, painting, architecture, photography and film to name just a few, and have the opportunity to choose wich of these areas you want to focus on.

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BA in Art History and Studio Art
McDaniel College Budapest
Bachelor's degree
Budapest, Hungary
The Art History and Studio Art programme at McDaniel College Budapest in Budapest, Hungary is an education focusing on various...
Mlitt in Art History: Technical Art History, Making and Meaning
University of Glasgow
Master's degree
Glasgow, Scotland
Through object-based, interdisciplinary research, this masters program lets you examine the story every art work tells: the story of its...
Art History and Visual Culture
Franklin University Switzerland
Bachelor's degree
Lugano, Switzerland
Art History and Visual Culture courses investigate the production of art, architecture, and film through the technical, social, economic, cultural, psychological, and...
Mlitt in Art History: Dress and Textile Histories
University of Glasgow
Master's degree
Glasgow, Scotland
The masters in dress & textile histories creates specialists in curation, interpretation and preservation of dress and textiles in museums,...
Master of Arts History
Nipissing University
Master's degree
Ontario, Canada
The Master of Arts in History will allow students to be exposed to a wide range of historical debates and...
MA History of Art
University of Pretoria
Master's degree
Pretoria, South Africa
The MA History of Art is a full-time postgraduate program run by the University of Pretoria. As the most diverse...
Master's Degree in Theory and History of Art and Cultural Management
Universidad de La Laguna
Master's degree
San Cristóbal de La Laguna, Spain
The Master in Theory and History of Art and Cultural Management is designed for graduates in arts and humanities focused...
B.A. in Visual Art Studies
Anglo-American University
Bachelor's degree
Prague, Czech Republic
The B.A. in Visual Art Studies program offers three different areas of concentration: Art History and Art Theory, Arts Management &...
Masters in Modern History and International Relations
University of Groningen
Master's degree
Groningen, Netherlands
The Masters in Modern History and International Relations at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands is an education course...
MA in Visual Arts and Curatorial Studies
NABA - Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti
Master's degree
Milan, Italy
The Two-year Master of Arts in Visual Arts and Curatorial Studies by NABA is the only program of studies in...
Summer Program - Focus on Russia - Language, Art and Politics
Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University
Summer / Winter program
Russia
Gain or advance your Russian language skills Learn about the main political facts and figures of modern Russia Explore St....
Masters in Comparative Arts & Media Studies
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Master's degree
Amsterdam, Netherlands
The Masters in Comparative Arts & Media Studies education program at VU University in Amsterdam in the Netherlands focuses on...
BA in Painting and Visual Arts
NABA - Nuova Accademia di Belle Arti
Bachelor's degree
Milan, Italy
The three-year BA Program in Painting and Visual Arts reinterprets the academic teaching of painting and visual arts to expand...
Masters in Arts, Culture and Media
University of Groningen
Master's degree
Groningen, Netherlands
The Masters in Arts, Culture and Media at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands is an education program which...
Art Education, Curating, Managing & Mediating Art
Aalto University
Master's degree
Helsinki, Finland
The Masters in Art Education, Curating, Managing & Mediating Art at Aalto University in Finland is a multidisciplinary education program...
Research Masters in Classical, Medieval and Renaissance Studies
University of Groningen
Master's degree
Groningen, Netherlands
The Research Masters in Classical, Medieval and Renaissance Studies at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands is an education...
Design Studies MA
The New School
Master's degree
New York City, United States of America
Design studies is a new Master of Arts degree program that explores design as both a field of scholarly research...
Museum Studies M.A.
University of San Francisco
Master's degree
San Francisco, United States of America
In an era of increased globalization, digitization and collaboration, museums have evolved into important and vital sites for community engagement...
Masters in Euroculture
University of Groningen
Master's degree
Groningen, Netherlands
The Masters in Euroculture at the University of Groningen in the Netherland is a unique education program which aims to...
Research Masters in Literary and Cultural Studies
University of Groningen
Master's degree
Groningen, Netherlands
The Research Masters in Literary and Cultural Studies at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands is an education progamme...
USSR: Undergraduate Study Semester in Russia
European University at St Petersburg
Bachelor's degree
Saint Petersburg, Russia
This unique undergraduate programme is specially designed to give students a challenging and fascinating semester in Saint Petersburg. During the...
Bachelor of Visual Arts (Specialisation)
University of South Australia
Bachelor's degree
Adelaide, Australia
The Bachelor of Visual Arts (Specialisation) is one of the University of South Australia's most prestigious undergraduate visual arts qualifications....
International MA in Russian and Eurasian Studies (IMARES)
European University at St Petersburg
Master's degree
Saint Petersburg, Russia
This one year intensive Master's degree from the European University at St Petersburg focuses on Russia and the post Soviet...
Specialised Master in Management of Cultural and Artistic Activities
ESCP Europe
Master's degree
Multiple (2)
Online application TOEFL, TOEIC or IELTS scores Personal interview if eligible...
BA in Art History
The American University of Paris
Bachelor's degree
Paris, France
AUP’s Art History classes offer you in-depth and intimate access to the many movements and masterpieces that have indelibly marked...
Art history courses
Studiainitalia
Language course
Florence, Italy
The course is delivered in Italian or in English and teachers have a degree in art history with teaching experience,...
BFA in Art History, Theory, & Criticism
Paris College of Art
Bachelor's degree
Paris, France
The Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Art History, Theory, and Criticism is designed to prepare students to enter graduate...
Bachelor of Fine Arts
Nipissing University
Bachelor's degree
Ontario, Canada
The Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) is a program that provides a foundation for people who would like to become...
Bachelor of Creative Arts (BCAR)
University of Southern Queensland
Bachelor's degree
Multiple (2)
The Bachelor of Creative Arts will provide a unique interdisciplinary environment allowing students to have a fusion of artistic experience...
Bachelor of Creative Arts (Honours) (BCAH)
University of Southern Queensland
Bachelor's degree
Multiple (2)
The Bachelor of Creative Arts Honours provides an advanced-level program of study. Students can elect to specialise in the disciplines...
Bachelor of Arts (BART)
University of Southern Queensland
Bachelor's degree
Multiple (2)
The Bachelor of Arts program provides students with a broad-reaching plan of study, with opportunities to specialise in two or...
Term III
Freie Universität Berlin International Summer and Winter University FUBiS
Summer / Winter program
Berlin, Germany
Term III at Freie Universität Berlin International Summer and Winter University FUBiS offers students an intensive academic short-term program in...
MA in Classical Studies
The Open University
Master's degree
Online / distance learning
This MA is designed to help you acquire and develop research skills that will enhance your knowledge of the ancient...
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Studies in the artistic field allows you to explore and evolve your interests and abilities weather they are theoretical or practical. And if you want to go on to working after your education there are numerous careers at hand, weather you want to be a stuggling artist or a preservationist at a museum. 

Studying Art

In studying Art you will both learn how to produce art and to critically analyze the work of other artists as well as your peers. You will also read about and discuss all different kinds of artistic work; architechture, photography, painting and sculpture to name a few. In all areas of every-day life we come in contact with easthetic components that will raise questions such as; What is art? and Who is an artist? These discussions will deepen your understanding of the complex artistic field and the different academic approaces to art.

Studying Art History

If you choose to study Art History you will be well served by your previous experiences in other fields as well your understanding of art. Understanding of different historical periods and analytical experiences will help you on your way to analyzing, understanding and theorizing art and its different stylistic contexts. In your work you will use these historical facts to make sence of the piece in mind. The art history field has with time become more and more inclusive of female artists as well as non-western art wich was previously seldom seen in art history literature. This makes for an even more interesting, inspiring and useful education.

Career Opportunities With an Arts Degree

With an arts degree at hand you can pursue a large number of different careers depending on how much of your specialist skill you wish to incorporate in your future career.

For those have really enjoyed studying art or art history it might be a good idea to make real use of the specialist knowlegde you have achieved through your major, You may have a career in research, archeology, anthropology, film, translation, welfare etc. But have in mind that these often requiremore than a pass degree, sometimes even a PhD degree.

If you do not feel you want to use your achieved special knowledges quite to the extent explained above there are of course options for you with a bachelor degree as well, some careers you may find interesting are: Teaching, museum/gallery work, library & information management, publishing or other media related jobs.

In the arts field in particular there are many options even for those who do not have an academic degree background, though your academic achievments often still are taken into account to give an indication of development, detertmination and interest in the subject.

There are also som more general careers that are suitable for anyone with an academic degree:

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  • Management consulting
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