ARH 203: Art History Survey

Class Program
Credits 4
Proficiency
WI
Liberal Education Core or Exploration Area
History
This course surveys developments in painting, sculpture and architecture in Western cultures from pre-history through the Modern period in Europe. While identifying typical formal characteristics of artistic production in various civilizations, the course emphasizes a fundamental historical understanding of those civilizations as well. Art and architecture are examined and considered as expressions of specific contexts of culture, society, religion and politics.
Semester Offered
Offered fall