Bachelor of Arts in Art History (Dual Subjects)

Study Discipline: Arts & Humanities
Study Programme Details
City: Bonn
Country: Germany
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree

Duration

36 Months

Scholarship Available

Yes

Language

German

About this Study Course

Embark on a captivating journey through the world of art with our Bachelor of Arts in Art History (Dual Subjects) program. Art history is not merely the study of artworks; it’s an exploration of their creation, appearance, function, and the lasting impressions they leave on society. Delve into a comprehensive examination of classical artistic media, architecture, graphics, handicrafts, painting, plastic arts, and their theory. Our program also delves into cross-media art forms and the mass media, offering a broad understanding of artistic expression across different mediums and genres from the Middle Ages to contemporary art.

Overview

Our program places a strong emphasis on understanding artworks within their socio-political and cultural contexts, providing students with the tools to analyze the political, social, and cultural frameworks at the time and location of their creation. Additionally, students explore the interpretation of artworks from various perspectives, including aesthetic, historical, sociological, and economic aspects.

Through a combination of theoretical knowledge and practical experience, students develop a deep understanding of art history, including its methodologies and institutions. Hands-on experiences such as tutorials before original artworks and field trips enhance students’ understanding of art in its physical and historical contexts.

Admission Requirements

  • University entrance qualification (e.g., Abitur)
  • German language proficiency (DSH level 2, CEFR level C1, as per DSH exam regulations)
  • Examination of Artworks’ Depicted Contents
  • Understanding Socio-Political and Cultural Frameworks
  • Interpretation of Artworks from Aesthetic, Historical, Sociological, or Economic Perspectives
  • History and Methodologies of Art History
  • Tutorials before Original Artworks
  • Field Trips to Artistic Sites

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Future Career Outcomes

Our graduates are well-equipped to pursue diverse career paths within the arts and cultural sectors. Whether working in museums, galleries, academia, publishing, or cultural institutions, our alumni play crucial roles in the preservation, interpretation, and promotion of art and cultural heritage. Real-world examples of successful alumni demonstrate the program’s ability to prepare students for meaningful and impactful careers in art history.

Visa Requirements:

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