ARH 107. History of Photography. 3 Credit Hours.

A study of photography as a visual medium of expression and communication: a chronological examination of its origins, styles and uses.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

ARH 131. Survey of Western Art I. 3 Credit Hours.

The art of western cultures from pre-history through the Middle Ages.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, & Summer.

ARH 132. Survey of Western Art II. 3 Credit Hours.

The art of western cultures from the Renaissance through the 20th century.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall, Spring, & Summer.

ARH 220. Student Docent Practicum at the Lowe Art Museum. 1 Credit Hour.


Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall.

ARH 225. Introduction to Museum Studies. 3 Credit Hours.


Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 250. Special Topics In Non-European Art. 3 Credit Hours.

Special Topics in Non-European Art
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 260. Islamic Art. 3 Credit Hours.

Islamic art from the 7th to the 17th century including architecture, manuscript illumination, textiles, ceramics, and small-scale luxury objects. Study of Islam as a religious and political entity showing how the Islamic world defined itself in cultural creation.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall.

ARH 270. Spanish Art. 3 Credit Hours.

A chronological study from prehistory to the present, addressing significant periods in Spanish art history, and establishing the unique characteristics of this art. How the effects of historical conditions (Islamic presence on the peninsula, American colonies, Franco) have defined Spain as distinct from its European neighbors.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 321. Andean Art. 3 Credit Hours.

South American art from formative times through the Incan empire and the Spanish conquest (A.D. 1521).
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 325. Museum Studies Internship. 3 Credit Hours.

The Museum Studies internship is an independent study course in which the student works on educational projects or programs in a museum.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall & Spring.

ARH 326. The Art of South Asia. 3 Credit Hours.

The Arts of South Asia with selections from India and Thailand.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall.

ARH 327. The Art of East Asia. 3 Credit Hours.

The Art of East Asia with selections from China, Korea, and Japan.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

ARH 332. Greek Art. 3 Credit Hours.

The art of ancient Greek civilization.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 333. Roman Art. 3 Credit Hours.

Roman art from the 1st century B.C. through the 4th century A.D.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 335. Early Christian & Byzantine Art. 3 Credit Hours.

Christian art from the second through the fifteenth centuries in Rome and the Byzantine Empire.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 336. Medieval Art. 3 Credit Hours.

Western European art from the 4th through the 12th century.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 337. Italian Renaissance Art. 3 Credit Hours.

The painting, sculpture, and architecture of Florence in the 15th century.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 338. Sixteenth Century Italian Art. 3 Credit Hours.

The painting, sculpture, and architecture of Italy in the 16th century.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 339. Northern Renaissance Art. 3 Credit Hours.

The painting of France and the Netherlands in the 14th and 15th centuries.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 340. Baroque Art. 3 Credit Hours.

Art and architecture of the seventeenth century, focusing on major cultural centers in Europe and the Americas.
Prerequisite: ARH 132. Requisite: Two additional art history courses.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 341. Eighteenth-Century European Art. 3 Credit Hours.

European art from 1700-1820, including Rococo and Neoclassicism, ending with Goya in Spain.
Prerequisite: ARH 132. Requisite: Two additional art history courses.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 342. Nineteenth-Century European Art. 3 Credit Hours.

Neo-Classicism, Romanticism, Realism, Impressionism, 1760-1900.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall & Spring.

ARH 343. Modern Art. 3 Credit Hours.

Cezanne to Surrealism. Primarily European Art c. 1880-1940 in the context of the development of Modernism and its aesthetic theories.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall & Spring.

ARH 344. Contemporary Art. 3 Credit Hours.

American and European Art from the Second World War to the present in its social, political, and theoretical contexts.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

ARH 346. History of Graphic Design. 3 Credit Hours.

Evolution of Graphic Design from the invention of writing through the twentieth century concentrating on contemporary themes and technical innovations.
Prerequisite: ARH 131 or ARH 132.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 347. Special Topics in Art History. 3 Credit Hours.


Prerequisite: ARH 131 or ARH 132.
Components: SEM.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 349. Special Topics in Art and the Law. 3 Credit Hours.


Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 357. Critical Issues in the History Photography. 3 Credit Hours.

The history and theory of photography in visual culture and an exploration of debates regarding how this medium of mass communication has transformed our perceptions and conceptions of art, society, and culture over the past two centuries.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 360. Art and Cinema. 3 Credit Hours.

Exploration of the relationship between art, art history, and cinema.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 365. Latin American Modernism. 3 Credit Hours.

The art and theories of Latin American Modernism.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 385. Studies in Art History. 1-3 Credit Hours.

Art History studies taken at other institutions with no direct equivalents.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.

ARH 405. Special Topics In Medieval Art. 3 Credit Hours.

Changing topics in Medieval Art.
Prerequisite: ARH 131. Requisite: Two additional art history classes.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 408. Special Topics In Modern Art. 3 Credit Hours.

Seminar on changing topics in Modern Art.
Prerequisite: ARH 132. Requisite: Two additional art history courses.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 409. Special Topics in Contemporary Art. 3 Credit Hours.

Seminar on changing topics in contemporary art.
Prerequisite: ARH 132. Requisite: Two additional art history courses.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 411. Special Topics: Museum Studies. 3 Credit Hours.

Seminar on changing topics in Museum studies.
Prerequisite: ARH 225. Requisite: Two additional art history courses.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 505. Problems in Art History. 3 Credit Hours.

A means by which the student of advanced standing may investigate areas of a specialized nature, or those which are not offered as a regular part of the curriculum. Course content will be decided in joint conference between student and instructor.
Components: THI.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall & Spring.

ARH 506. Problems in Art History. 3 Credit Hours.

A means by which the student of advanced standing may investigate areas of a specialized nature, or those which are not offered as a regular part of the curriculum. Course content will be decided in joint conference between student and instructor.
Components: THI.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall & Spring.

ARH 507. Museum Studies Seminar. 3 Credit Hours.

The museum as an institution and as a site for the construction of knowledge. Students will also explore the relationship between museums and academia.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 508. Museum Exhibition. 3 Credit Hours.

Organizing an art museum exhibition, and participating in the installation. Writing and composing the catalogue.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 509. Museum Internship. 1-3 Credit Hours.

UM sponsored internship with Miami-area museum.
Components: THI.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall & Spring.

ARH 510. Arts Administration Internship. 1-3 Credit Hours.

UM sponsored internship with Miami-area arts institution.
Components: THI.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall & Spring.

ARH 511. Artlab @ The Lowe. 3 Credit Hours.

Organizing an art exhibition at the Lowe Art Museum. Taught by a different faculty member each year.
Prerequisites: ARH 131, ARH 132. Requisite: Two additional art courses and Permission of Instructor.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

ARH 530. Seminar in Art History. 3 Credit Hours.

Special topics in western and nonwestern art. Semester's topic will be announced.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 540. Seminar in The History of Museums and Collecting. 3 Credit Hours.

History of museums and collecting practices in western Europe and the United States from the sixteenth to the twentieth century.
Components: SEM.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 550. Seminar in Theory and Methodology in the History of Art. 3 Credit Hours.

Basic methodologies that inform the discipline of art history and an introduction to the key authors and ideas that have shaped and continue to shape how critics and art historians write about art.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 560. Seminar in Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Art. 3 Credit Hours.

Special topics including museum practices and theory, women's art and contemporary issues.
Components: SEM.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 570. Seminar in Non-European Art. 3 Credit Hours.

Special Topics in Non-European Art.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 598. Seminar in Contemporary American Art. 3 Credit Hours.

Issues in Art since 1960: Aesthetic theories and ideological issues generated in contemporary art as expressed in the writing of artists and art critics.
Components: SEM.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall.

ARH 605. Problems in Art History. 3 Credit Hours.


Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall & Spring.

ARH 606. Problems in Art History. 3 Credit Hours.


Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall & Spring.

ARH 607. Museum Studies Seminar. 3 Credit Hours.

The museum as an institution and as a site for the construction of knowledge.  Students will also explore the relationship between museums and academia.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 608. Museum Exhibition. 3 Credit Hours.

Organizing an art museum exhibition, and participating in the installation. Writing and composing the catalogue.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 609. Museum Internship. 3 Credit Hours.

UM sponsored internship with Miami-area museum.
Components: THI.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall & Spring.

ARH 610. Arts Administration Internship. 1-3 Credit Hours.

UM sponsored internship with Miami-area arts institution.
Components: THI.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall & Spring.

ARH 611. Artlab @ The Lowe. 3 Credit Hours.

Organizing an art exhibition at the Lowe Art Museum. Taught by a different faculty member each year.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Spring.

ARH 630. Seminar in Art History. 3 Credit Hours.

Special topics in western and nonwestern art. Semester's topic will be announced.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 640. Seminar in The History of Museums and Collecting. 3 Credit Hours.

History of museums and collecting practices in western Europe and the United States from the sixteenth to the twentieth century.
Components: SEM.
Grading: GRD.

ARH 650. Seminar in Theory and Methodology in the History of Art. 3 Credit Hours.

Basic methodologies that inform the discipline of art history and an introduction to the key authors and ideas that have shaped and continue to shape how critics and art historians write about art.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 660. Seminar in Nineteenth and Twentieth Century Art. 3 Credit Hours.

Special topics including museum practices and theory, women's art and contemporary issues.
Components: SEM.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 670. Seminar in Non-European Art. 3 Credit Hours.

Special Topics in Non-European Art.
Components: LEC.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Offered by Announcement Only.

ARH 698. Seminar in Contemporary Art. 3 Credit Hours.

Issues in Art since 1960: Aesthetic theories and ideological issues generated in contemporary art as expressed in the writing of artists and art critics.
Components: SEM.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall.

ARH 810. Master's Thesis. 1-6 Credit Hours.

The student working on his/her master's thesis enrolls for credit, in most departments not to exceed six, as determined by his/her advisor. Credit is not awarded until the thesis has been accepted.
Components: THI.
Grading: SUS.
Typically Offered: Fall & Spring.

ARH 820. Research in Residence. 1 Credit Hour.

Used to establish research in residence for the thesis for the master's degree after the student has enrolled for the permissible cumulative total in ARH 710 (usually six credits). Credit not granted. May be regarded as full time residence.
Components: THI.
Grading: GRD.
Typically Offered: Fall & Spring.