Learn art's history and explore its future.

Our Art History classes will teach you to apply fundamental art and art historical terminology, and to analyze works, in order to articulate the historical, social, and aesthetic functions of art.

Programs and Degrees

Associate in Arts Degree for Transfer

Earning an AA-T or AS-T degree at PCC guarantees you admission to many four-year universities with junior standing and prepares you to complete a bachelor degree in a similar major at a CSU or a participating UC, HBCU or private university.


Each semester we offer a variety of Art classes that include art history, drawing and figure drawing, painting, printmaking, sculpture, illustration, ceramics, jewelry and crafts. Use the links below to see full course descriptions and our current offerings.