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Courses - Spring 2019
ARTH
Art History & Archaeology Department Site
ARTH200
Art and Society in Ancient and Medieval Europe and the Mediterranean
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
CORE: HA
GenEd: DSHU, DVUP
Examines the material culture and visual expressions of Mediterranean and European societies from early times until ca. 1300 CE, emphasizing the political, social, and religious context of the works studied, the relationships of the works to the societies that created them, and the interrelationship of these societies.
ARTH201
Art and Society in the West from the Renaissance to the Present
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
CORE: HA
GenEd: DSHU, DVUP
Examines representative European and American works of art from the later Middle Ages to the present, highlighting the dynamic exchange between artistic and cultural traditions both within periods and across time.
ARTH255
Art and Society in the Modern American World
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
CORE: HA, D
GenEd: DSHU, DVUP
Explores the origins and evolution of art in the modern American world, from the late colonial era to the present, comparing major artistic movements and their historical contexts. Considers the diversity of art across Latin America and the United States, and the ways in which artworks mediate social, ethnic, political, and national identities.
ARTH300
Egyptian Art and Archaeology
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Sites and monuments of painting, sculpture, architecture, and the minor arts of ancient Egypt from earliest times through the Roman conquest. Emphasis on the pharaonic period.
ARTH301
Aegean Art and Archaeology
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Sites and monuments of painting, sculpture, architecture, and the minor arts of Crete, the Cycladic islands, and the Greek mainland from the earliest times to the downfall of the Mycenaean empire.
ARTH320
Fourteenth and Fifteenth-Century Northern European Art
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
The art of northern Europe with an emphasis on painting in the Netherlands and France.
ARTH335
Seventeenth-Century Art in the Netherlands
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Painting, sculpture and architecture in seventeenth-century Netherlands
ARTH386
Experiential Learning
Credits: 3 - 6
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F
Prerequisite: Permission of ARHU-Art History & Archaeology department.
Restriction: Junior standing or higher.
Supervised internship experience in diverse areas of art historical, archaeological, and museological work.
Contact department for information to register for this course.
ARTH389A
Special Topics in Art History and Archaeology; The Art of Drawing: A Left and Right Brain Experience
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
ARTH389B
Special Topics in Art History and Archaeology; The Art of Color: A Left and Right Brain Experience
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
ARTH389K
Special Topics in Art History and Archaeology
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
ARTH389Q
Special Topics in Art History and Archaeology; Classic Foreign Films
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
ARTH389T
Special Topics in Art History and Archaeology; Renaissance Venice
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
ARTH389W
Special Topics in Art History and Archaeology; Professional Writing in Art History: Museum Communications
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
ARTH488
Colloquium in Art History
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
ARTH488B
Colloquium in Art History
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
ARTH488G
Colloquium in Art History
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Not open to those who have already taken ARTH465 (fall 17, spring 15, spring 12)
ARTH489J
Special Topics in Art History; Death in the Biblical World
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Death, burial and concepts of the afterlife in the ancient Mediterranean cultures with a particular focus on ancient Israel and early Judiasm. Source material, both texts and artifacts, will be examined within the contexts of the ancient Near East (Egypt and Mesopotamia) and the Classical World (Greece and Rome).
ARTH489Q
Special Topics in Art History; Global Art Cinemas
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
ARTH496
Methods of Art History and Archaeology
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
Prerequisite: Permission of ARHU-Art History & Archaeology department.
Restriction: Must be in Art History program.
Methods of research and criticism applied to typical art-historical/ archaeological problems, familiarizing the student with bibliography and other research tools. Introduction to the historiography of art history and archaeology, surveying the principal theories, encouraging methodological debates within the discipline. Course for majors who intend to go on to graduate school.
ARTH498
(Perm Req)
Directed Studies in Art History I
Credits: 2 - 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
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ARTH499
(Perm Req)
Credits: 3 - 6
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
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ARTH738D
Seminar in Seventeenth-Century Southern European Art
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
ARTH759
Seminar in Twentieth-Century Art
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
ARTH759K
Seminar in Twentieth-Century Art; Avant-Gardes in "East" And "West"
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
ARTH798
(Perm Req)
Directed Graduate Studies in Art History
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
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ARTH799
(Perm Req)
Master's Thesis Research
Credits: 1 - 6
Grad Meth: Reg
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ARTH898
(Perm Req)
Pre-Candidacy Research
Credits: 1 - 8
Grad Meth: Reg
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ARTH899
(Perm Req)
Doctoral Dissertation Research
Credits: 6
Grad Meth: Reg
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