Art History Courses

 

Following are course descriptions. Check the Annual Schedule to plan your schedule.

 

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ART HISTORY 204
Survey of Asian Art (5)

Students are introduced to the art and architecture of India, China, Korea and Japan. This course gives an overview of Asian art with a concentration on individual nations/cultures, specific period styles and representative artists. Prerequisite: Completion or enrollment in ENGL 099 or instructor permission. Student option grading.

ART HISTORY 210
Japanese Art History (5)

This course offers a comprehensive study into the art, architecture and crafts of Japan. Art and artists of Japan are examined as well as the religion, politics, and economics that shaped their cultural eras. Prerequisite: Completion of ENGL 099, placement in ENGL& 101 or instructor permission. Student option grading.

ART HISTORY 224
Survey of Western Art: Ancient (5)

Students study and analyze Western art and architecture from prehistory through the Greco/Roman eras and the early Christian periods. This course addresses how art forms have been influenced by significant events, beliefs, and customs. Student option grading.

ART HISTORY 225
Survey of Art: Renaissance - 19th ct (5)

Students study Western art and architecture from the Renaissance to the 19th century. Major artists and works of art are introduced. This course addresses how art forms have been influenced by significant events, technological discoveries and non-western cultures. Student option grading.

ART HISTORY 226
Survey of Western Art: Modern/Postmodern (5)

Students study and analyze Western art and architecture from the late 19th century to Postmodernism. Works of major artists and movements are introduced. This course addresses how art forms have been influenced by significant events, technological discoveries, and non-western cultures. Student option grading.

ART HISTORY 292
Special Topics in Art History (2)

Classes focus on specific issues and/or topics of interest in Art History.

ART HISTORY 293
Special Topics in Art History (3)

Classes focus on specific issues and/or topics of interest in Art History.

ART HISTORY 295
Special Topics in Art History (5)

Classes focus on specific issues and/or topics of interest in Art History. Student option grading.

ART HISTORY 297
Individual Project in Art History (1)

Individual project in a specific area of art history. By arrangement with instructor. Prerequisite: Instructor permission, based on evaluation of student's educational and work experience. Mandatory decimal grading.

ART HISTORY 298
Individual Project in Art History (2)

Individual project in a specific area of art history. By arrangement with instructor. Prerequisite: Instructor permission, based on evaluation of student's educational and work experience. Mandatory decimal grading.

ART HISTORY 299
Individual Project in Art History (3)

Individual project in a specific area of art history. By arrangement with instructor. Prerequisite: Instructor permission, based on evaluation of student's educational and work experience. Mandatory decimal grading.