In 2020, AP Art History is offered online on 2 dates:
The AP Art History exam will consist of 2 online free response questions. The total time for the exam will be 45 minutes. The test is open note and open book. Read more about the College Board's academic integrity policy.
Time on the exam will be divided between two questions. Each question will have a 5 minute upload period for students to submit their work. After a student submits their work for the first question, they will not be able to return back to it.
The units covered on the 2020 AP Art History exam will be adjusted to encourage fairness amongst students who have missed varying levels of school due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Units covered: Units 1–6
Units not covered: Units 7–10
Time: 25 minutes
Question 1 is a long essay question that assesses students’ ability to compare 2 works of art:
This question assesses students’ ability to do the following:
Time: 15 minutes
Question 2 is a short essay question that assesses students’ ability to analyze the relationships between a work of art from the image set (image provided as part of the question prompt, but without any identifying information) and a related artistic tradition, style, and/or practice. This question assesses students’ ability to do the following:
College Board is taking a strong stance against cheating on the 2020 online Art History test. The following anti-cheating measures will be deployed on testing day to prevent cheating amongst students:
Students found violating the academic integrity policy will suffer severe consequences, including: