- Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Art history at Oberlin offers students the chance to study art from around the world, including Africa and the Black Atlantic, East Asia, Islamic cultures and the West. Coursework helps develop a student’s historical knowledge, visual sensitivity, and expertise, and hone their ability to write analytically and critically.
Why Study Art History at Oberlin?
- ARTS 150 - Approaches to Western Art 4 credits
- ARTS 299 - Methods of Art History 4 credits
- ARTS 352 - Coffeehouses and Teahouses: A Global History 4 credits
- ARTS 481 - Architecture, Art, and Literature in Islamic Cultures 4 credits
Art History Faculty
Art history faculty members are both scholars and teachers whose focus is on undergraduate education. Their specialties include Africa and the Black Atlantic, East Asia, Islamic culture, medieval art and history, and contemporary art history.Explore Faculty within Art History