ARTHC 111

Introduction to Art History

Comparative Arts and Letters College of Humanities

Course Description

Topical approach to art history and appreciation.

When Taught

Contact Department

Grade Rule

Grade Rule 8: A, B, C, D, E, I (Standard grade rule)

Min

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

0

Title

Discuss Style, Cultural Context, and Meaning

Learning Outcome

Students will be able to discuss--verbally and in writing--the style, cultural context, and meaning of key works of art.

Title

Connoisseurship

Learning Outcome

Students will develop connoisseurship, the ability to identify the stylistic influences of a work of art or architecture.

Title

Familiarity with Periods and Cultures of Western Art

Learning Outcome

Students will become familiar with the periods and cultures of Western art from Prehistory through the present day.