Gallery and Museum Studies

Advisement Notes

  • Required Core 1B (Math requirement) can now be MA119 or MA301
  • Required Core 1C (Science): CH106 is recommended (rather than CH103, 104)
  • Flexible Core IIC (Creative Expression): recommend one of the following: AR315, AR316, AR317, AR320, AR326, AR328
  • Flexible Core 2D (Individual and society): recommend SOC125 (rather than the previous SS110, 310, or 510)
  • Flexible Core II A, B, C, D, or E: recommend one of the following: AR315, AR316, AR317, AR320, AR326, AR328
  • As part of the major requirements, the student must take AR311 (only offered in fall) and AR312 (only offered in spring), both are WI
  • AR320 is no longer required, under Pathways it is highly recommended under the flexible core (only offered in the spring)
  • Should a student wish to enroll in AR801, AR803, AR804, AR901, or AR902, the student should meet with Art & Design department faculty (either Prof. Lee or Prof. Wentrack)
  • If SP211 is taken as part of the Common Core, then an additional Art History elective is recommended
  • Upon completion of the A.S. in Gallery and Museum Studies, the student can matriculate into Queens College’s Art History Program
  • Key courses that students should take as part of the Common Core: AR315, AR316, AR317, AR320, AR326, or AR328 under the Flexible Common Core
  • Suggested first semester courses: AR311 (fall) or AR312 (spring) depending on when the student begins, EN101, MA119 or MA301, History, and Foreign Language

Cultural Centers

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Kupferberg Holocaust Resource Center and Archives

Using the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

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QPAC: Performing Arts Center

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

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QCC Art Gallery

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.