Critically assess art from the medieval period to the present day, and learn to analyse its style, content, meaning, theory and aesthetics.
At St Andrews, you will focus on the major arts of painting, sculpture and architecture, but your studies can also encompass applied art, performance art, graphic art and photography.
The School of Art History provides excellent undergraduate and postgraduate teaching in a broad range of art subjects going from the medieval to modern periods.
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