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ART 176: Survey of Global Art II (3 credits)

Course Description

Art produced in Asia, Africa, Native America, Europe, and the Pacific Islands, from the 15th century to the present. Religious and philosophical ideas expressed in architecture, painting, prints, sculpture, applied art, body art, and textiles. (3 hours lecture)

Pre-Requisite(s): None

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Distinguish how art expresses world views and reflects societies' organization and interaction with other cultures
  • Analyze art through religious, political, and economic factors that have shaped culture in different parts of the globe at different times.
  • Analyze a work of art through the recognition of elements of style.

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