Academic Calendar - 2018

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2018

Western Main Campus

Honors Specialization HONORS SPECIALIZATION IN VISUAL ARTS - admission discontinued
Faculty of Arts and Humanities - Visual Arts



The Honors Specialization in Visual Arts was renamed the Honors Specialization in Art History and Studio Art, effective September 1, 2016. Students enrolled in the module prior to September 1, 2016 will be permitted to graduate with the former name of the module. Enrolment in the Honors Specialization in Visual Arts will be discontinued, effective September 1, 2016, and the Honors Specialization in Visual Arts will be withdrawn effective September 1, 2019.

Admission Requirements



Completion of first-year requirements with no failures. Students must have an average of at least 70% in 3.0 principal courses, including Visual Arts Studio 1020 or VAS 1025, and 1.0 course from either Visual Arts History 1040, or two of VAH 1041A/B, VAH 1042A/B, VAH 1043A/B, VAH 1044A/B or VAH 1045A/B, plus 1.0 additional course, with no mark in these principal courses below 60%.

Module/Program Information


Module
9.0 courses:

1.0 course from VAS 2274A/B and VAS 2275A/B*
2.0 courses
in VAS at the 2200 level
2.0 courses
in VAH at the 2200 level
2.0 courses
in VAS or VAH at the 3300 level
1.0 course
in VAS or VAH at the 4400 level
1.0 additional course
in VAS or VAH at the 2200 level or above

Note: A minimum of 1.0 VAH course must be in historical eras prior to 1800.
 
* Because of the thematic nature of the courses, students are encouraged to take VAS 2274A/B and VAS 2275A/B consecutively