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ART H 201 A: Survey of Western Art-Ancient

Meeting Time: 
MWF 1:00pm - 2:20pm
Location: 
ART 003
SLN: 
10530
Instructor: 
Sarah Levin-Richardson

Syllabus Description:

Art History 201: Survey of Western Art-Ancient

Fall 2019

MWF 1:00-2:20pm

ART 003

Prof. Levin-Richardson

Description:

This course surveys major achievements in architecture, sculpture, painting, and other arts in Europe, the Near East, and North Africa from prehistoric times to the reign of Constantine. There are no prerequisites.

Learning Objectives:

  • Be able to identify and discuss major works of ancient art
  • Be able to identify and discuss major concepts and vocabulary related to ancient art
  • Be able to situate ancient art within its geographic and cultural context
  • Be able to analyze how ancient visual representations both reflect and impact wider cultural trends
  • Explore the ways in which ancient art influences, and is influenced by, modern cultures

 

 

Catalog Description: 
Major achievements in painting, sculpture, architecture, and the decorative arts in Europe, the Near East, and North Africa, from prehistoric times to the beginnings of Christianity.
GE Requirements: 
Visual, Literary, and Performing Arts (VLPA)
Credits: 
5.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
May 8, 2019 - 4:00am

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