Program Information

School: University of Toronto – Mississauga
Degree: Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study: Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Description: Art History offers students an exciting forum for developing critical skills in interpreting visual imagery and understanding the significance of art in a variety of cultures and historical periods, including the contemporary moment. Courses span the history of art from the ancient to the contemporary worlds, and investigate art from Europe, North and South America, and Asia. The Art History programs (Specialist, Major, Minor) train students in foundational methods of interpretation as well as the newest approaches in the field.

Specialization in this program may lead to curatorial work in galleries, museums, or corporations; careers in illustration, advertising, web design, film, and graphic design; journalism; teaching at the high school or university level following graduate study; independent artistic activities; or simply to deeper engagement with, and enjoyment of, art.

URL: Art History (HBA) at University of Toronto – Mississauga
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

The cost listed is effective for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Careers: Conservators

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 75 to 79

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 

Applicants are required to have an average of mid to high 70s.

Test Scores:

  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 100] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]