ART H 203
Western art from 1520 to the present.
This course introduces the major figures, styles and movements in Western art from the High Renaissance to the present. It also presents the principle issues, techniques, and interpretive methods of the discipline of art history. As well as learning to recognize the key â€śmonumentsâ€? of European and American art from around 1500 to 1930, students will consider how a study of visual products adds to our understanding of past cultures and societies.
Student learning goals
General method of instruction
Image based lectures and discussion
Class assignments and grading
Two exams, small writing assignments