Discover ideas and practices that challenge your preconceptions of the history of art in exciting and surprising ways with the History of Art major. You'll discover ideas and practices that challenge your preconceptions in exciting and surprising ways. You'll have the opportunity to study historical and contemporary art across a range of visual forms from famous art works to caricatures, from shop window displays to exhibition designs, from films to photography and from advertising campaigns to maps. Level 1 is designed as an introductory year that prepares you for more focused study at Levels 2 and 3. These levels deal with particular genres such as portraiture or print media, or the art of historical and contemporary periods.