Comparative Arts and Letters

World Civilization to 1500

World Civilization to 1500
Survey of Western civilization emphasizing the visual arts from ancient Greece to the Gothic period.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 ProgramsContaining ARTHC 201
Course Outcomes: 

Western Art: Prehistory to Medieval

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

Art Discussion

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

Stylistic Influences in Art and Architecture

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