Graduate Diploma in Art History (GDipArtHist)

Program Code

GDARH

Program Minimum Units

24

Standard Duration

1 Year

Program Faculty

Faculty of Arts

AQF Level

08

Academic Year

2017

Special Notes

These Program Rules should be read in conjunction with the University's policies (http://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies).

Overview

This program is offered jointly by the University of Adelaide and the Art Gallery of South Australia. Students will be introduced to art history and they will undertake an in-depth study of four courses in art history. They will develop the research skills necessary to investigate essential issues in art history including skills in visual analysis. They will be introduced to some of the issues involved in curating exhibitions and the principal questions associated with connoisseurship. Classes are held late afternoon.
The Graduate Diploma in Art History is an AQF Level 8 qualification with a standard full-time duration of 1 year.

Academic Program Rules for Graduate Diploma in Art History

There shall be a Graduate Diploma in Art History.

Qualification Requirements
Academic Program: 

To qualify for the Graduate Diploma in Art History, the student must complete satisfactorily a program of study consisting of:

  1. Core courses to the value of 6 units
  2. Elective courses to the value of 18 units
Core Courses

To satisfy the requirements for Core Courses students must complete courses to the value of 6 units.

Subject / Catalogue Course Title Unit Value
ARTH 5201 Interrogating Australian Colonial Art 6
ARTH 5202 Studies in Asian Art 6
ARTH 5203 Studies in Australian Art 6
ARTH 5203EX Studies in Australian Art 6
ARTH 5204 European Art: Renaissance to Revolutions 6
ARTH 5204EX European Art: Renaissance to Revolutions 6
ARTH 5213 Studies in South East Asian Art 6
ARTH 5215 Modern Australian Art 6