ARTH2211 Art History Survey 1

Credit Hours: 3 semester hours
Prerequisites: ENGL1101 Discourse and Composition (A), or ENGL1102 Discourse and Composition (B)

Course Description

This class will trace the development of art and architecture that has influenced the cultures of modern Western Europe and America. Chronologically, a vast stretch of time is covered beginning with the Art in the Stone Age and extending to the Late Medieval in Italy. The course focuses on the seminal Mediterranean civilizations including Egypt, Greece, and Rome as well as Late Antiquity and Medieval Europe. While the course will concentrate on architecture and sculpture, a number of other artistic media will also be referenced.

Goals and Objectives

The goals of this course are as follows:

Students who complete this course will be able to:

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