Faculty of Fine Arts : Department of Art History and Visual Studies
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In addition to the general "Minimum Degree Requirements for Graduation" on page 40, students taking a BA Honours in Art History and Visual Studies must satisfy the following requirements:
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3 units of AHVS at the 200 level
These 19.5 upper-level units must also include at least 1.5 units of a 400-level seminar other than AHVS 499 and AHVS 498. The seminar is usually to be taken in the fourth year. The seminar may be taken in third year only when approved by the Chair.
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3 units of AHVS at any level
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FA 101, preferably in the first year
Also acceptable are PAAS 111 and 131, GMST 405, 3 units of FRAN 160 and above (excluding FREN 160, 161, or 165), or ITAL 300. A grade point average of at least 4.0 (B-) is necessary.
In addition to the general “Minimum Degree Requirements for Graduation”, students taking a BA Major in Art History and Visual Studies must satisfy the following requirements:
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3 units of AHVS at the 200 level
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AHVS 498 taken in the 4th year.
These 13.5 upper-level units must include at least 1.5 units of a 400-level seminar other than AHVS 498. AHVS 499 is not open to students in the Major Program. The seminar is usually to be taken in the fourth year. The seminar may be taken in third year only when approved by the Chair.
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FA 101, preferably in the first year.
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3 units of AHVS at the 200 level
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9 units of AHVS at the 300 or 400 level
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Elective courses: 10.5 units selected from AHVS 386, AHVS 488A-V, 489A-L, 486A, 486B, 487A, 491A, 491B.
Note: We are no longer accepting applications for the Professional Specialization Certificate in Heritage Conservation Planning program. Instead, interested applicants may consider our Graduate Professional Certificate in Cultural Heritage Studies: <www.uvcs.uvic.ca/cultural/graduate>.
An elective course selected from the AHVS 488 A-V series in consultation with the Academic Adviser.
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