Spring 2014 - Undergraduate Course Description
Intructor:
Salazar, Monica
Discipline and Number
AHST 2331 Section: 001
Day:
MWF Time: 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
Course Title:
Understanding Art

DESCRIPTION OF COURSE:

This course offers an introduction to the study of the visual arts. It provides students the opportunity to understand the ways in which artworks reflect the cultural, political, and religious ideals of their time and space. Students will learn to think critically about art through analyzing its context and form, as they reflect on its relevance in contemporary experience.

There are no prerequisites for this course.

REQUIRED TEXTS:

Berger, John. Ways of Seeing. New York: Penguin Classics, 1990.

COURSE REQUIREMENTS/EVALUATION CRITERIA:

TBA

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