Study Compass Stuttgart

Art History

Start of studies: winter semester; standard period of study: 6 semesters; teaching language: German

This study program is not offered in English. For further information please visit the German version of the study program.

Art History

  1. AS MAJOR SUBJECT

DEGREE

Bachelor of Arts

APPLICATION DEADLINE

15th July

INTERNSHIP

not required

LANGUAGE

German

START

Winter Semester

STANDARD PERIOD OF STUDY

6 Semester

Please consult our information on application for international prospective studentsIt is possible to choose Art History as a minor Bachelor of Arts subject.

The subject studied in art history is European-American fine arts and visual culture from Late Antiquity to the present. Included besides architecture, sculpture, painting, graphics, and artisan craftwork are new and avant garde media, such as photography, film, and video as well as art forms like performance and room installations.

The study program mediates a comprehensive knowledge of these areas and the specialized terminology that comes with them. In addition, it will impart the ability to analyze and interpret works of art and other visual creations independently and critically regarding provenance, form, content, and meaning. Fundamental for this is a thoughtful interaction with the research literature, with the sources and with scientific working methods.

You should be interested in analyzing and describing works of art and their historical background.

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