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Art History

University of Aberdeen

Venues

Old Aberdeen Campus

Content

History of Art at Aberdeen provides the opportunity to study the art of Britain, Europe and America – architecture, sculpture, drawing, painting, print, decorative and industrial arts – at a university steeped in 500 years of social and artistic development and rated top in Scotland for the impact of the work of its History of Art researchers.

Year 1: Introduction to Art History; Modern Art.

Year 2: Cathedrals to Caravaggio; Making Masterpieces: Six Works in Context; In the Flesh: Art on Location.

Years 3 and 4: Critical Perspectives in Art History; Fieldwork 1 and 2; Dissertation in History of Art; Elective courses.

Entry Requirements

2023 entry requirements:

Standard entry:
4 Highers at AABB (by end of S5) plus English at National 5. Those with Highers at BBB by end of S5 are encouraged to apply.

Entry to year 2 may be possible with 3 Advanced Highers at ABB including a relevant subject at A.

Widening access entry:
2 Highers at BB (by end of S5). Additional Highers/Advanced Highers in S6.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

MA Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

V350

Course Length

4 years

Faculty

Arts and Social Sciences

Department

Divinity, History and Philosophy

SCQF Level

10

Website

www.abdn.ac.uk