ARTH 110 - Art from Prehistory to the Gothic Period (3,0) 3 Credits
General Education Course: Humanities-Appreciation of the Arts
This course is a basic interdisciplinary survey of western and Islamic art and architecture with strong emphasis on the social, political and cultural contexts of western civilizations from Prehistory through the Gothic period. Students will acquire a visual vocabulary of historical art styles. Museum visits will be arranged during the semester. Students will be required to write at least one term paper based on a museum visit. The museum visits, readings and assignments are planned specifically to train the students’ visual faculties in analyzing artworks and relating the artworks to their specific context and cultural period.
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