Methodology Of Art History

University of Glasgow

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Methodology Of Art History

  • Host University

    University of Glasgow

  • Location

    Glasgow, Scotland

  • Area of Study

    Art History, Studio Art

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


    ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.

    Hours & Credits

  • SCQF Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    * To contribute to acquisition of a range of subject-specific knowledge and intellectual skills appropriate to progression from Level 2 to Senior Single/Joint Honours in History of Art;

    * to offer a range of distinctive and stimulating opportunities for study of topics informed by staff research expertise, and which complement and support those studied in the Junior Honours 'Historiography' core course and in the individual Junior and Senior Honours History of Art subject options;

    * to foster awareness of the factors involved in the selection or creation of an appropriate methodology/methodologies when undertaking art historical research, and, through this, to help prepare students for the Senior Honours dissertation and subject option courses;

    * to foster the development of advanced 'key skills' that may be an advantage in a variety of employment or in further study; these include skills in written communication and the written and oral presentation of reasoned critical arguments; independent learning; information retrieval; formulating concepts and hypotheses; and problem solving

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.


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