Study plan Bachelor's Degree in Art History

Study guides

Title of qualification awarded

Degree in History of Art



Study plan information

Table of credits for each course

  Basic training Compulsory Optional Bachelor's Degree Final Project
1st year 48 12    
2nd year 12 48    
3rd year   48 12  
4th year     54 6
Totals 60 108 66 6

Period of study

Course semesters

Part-time or full-time

Full-time dedication Part-time dedication can also be considered.


Specialisation in Art Heritage Management.

Specialisations are learning pathways included in the European Diploma Supplement (DS).
In order to earn a specialisation you must complete a minimum of 30 credits belonging to that track.

Basic and compulsory training

1st year 2nd year
  • Egyptian Art
  • Lexis and Techniques of Art and Architecture
  • Art Theory
  • Iconography
  • 20th Century Art
  • Written Expression (Catalan or Spanish)
  • Comparative Literature
  • Major Topics in History
  • Introduction to Social and Cultural Anthropology
  • Science, History and Society
  • Ancient Art of Anterior Asia
  • Art in Europe from the 4th to the 10th Century
  • Renaissance Art (16th Century Italy)
  • Nineteenth Century Art
  • History of Art: Object and Foundations
  • Fundamental Concepts of Art Heritage and Museography
  • Roman Art
  • Baroque Art
  • Film Theory and Language
  • Greek Art
3rd year 4th year
  • Art and Thought
  • Romanesque Art
  • Renaissance Art (16th Century)
  • Art Criticism
  • Byzantine Art
  • Gothic Art
  • 18th Century Art
  • Contemporary Visual Art and Culture
  • Bachelor's Degree Final Project

Optional subjects

3rd and 4th years
Basic training optional modules Minor in Art Heritage Management  
- Art from Japan, Africa and Oceania
- Art from India and China
- Buddhist Art
- Islamic Art
- Modern Language I and II (English, French, German, Italian, Basque, Galician, Portuguese, Occitan, Romanian and Modern Greek) (*)
- Baroque Art in Spain
- Modern Catalan Art
- Catalan Art of the Modern Era
- Medieval Catalan Art
- Figurative Arts of the 15th Century
- Pre-Columbian Art in the Andes Region
- Pre-Columbian Art in Middle America
- Provincial Art of the Roman Empire
- Decorative Art in the Early Modern Era
- Sumptuous Art in the Middle Ages
- Comparative Iconography of Egypt and other Ancient Cultures

- Art Heritage Management
- History of Art Collecting
- Art Market and the Dissemination of Art Heritage
- Museology
- Works and Debate in Art Today
- Work Placement in Art Heritage Management
  Specialisation Art, History and Thought  
  - Art and Gender
- Art History Sources
- Contemporary Architecture and Urban Planning
- Medieval Architecture: Image and Function
- Ancient Art of the Iberian Peninsula
- 18th Century Art in Spain
- Renaissance Art in Spain
- Photography and Cinema: Classicism and Postmodernism
- Works and Debate in Art Today
- Hispanic-Roman Art
- Contemporary Artistic Theories


All optional subjects are worth 6 credits.
(*) You can enrol in a maximum of 12 credits in these subjects.

Additional information

All optional subjects are not scheduled each year.