Faculty of Fine Arts : Department of Art History and Visual Studies
In addition to the general Minimum Degree Requirements for Graduation, 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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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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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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AHVS 491B is a practicum course. No more than 1.5 units may be applied to the Minor in Museum Studies. Registration requirements are listed in the course description. To request departmental permission contact ahvsasst@uvic.ca.
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Elective courses: 10.5 units selected from AHVS 386, AHVS 488A-Y, 489A-L, 491A, 491B.
Students who participate in the Co-operative Education Option are normally required to complete one work term after the completion of core courses and a minimum of three elective courses. They are normally required to complete an AHVS 488 or AHVS 489 elective or AHVS 491A Directed Studies in Cultural Resource Management (1.5) instead of AHVS 491B Internship in Cultural Resource Management (1.5).
An elective course either selected from AHVS 488 A - Y series, or determined in consultation with the Cultural Resource Management Program
Please direct inquiries regarding the programs within Cultural Resource Management to:
Website: <www.uvcs.uvic.ca/cultural>