Introduction to Art History

ART 1002 3 Quarter Hours
Course Level Undergraduate
Description Introduces the visual arts from Greek art to the Italian High Renaissance and mannerism. Focuses on those artistic events and personalities that contributed to the artistic development of the different periods. Throughout this class, historical, social, and religious points are treated in relation to art. Emphasizes Italian art, especially during the Renaissance. This class is divided into lectures; walking tours; visits to museums, churches, and monuments in Florence; as well as field trips out of town. Offers students an opportunity to learn to recognize the main characteristics of art and architecture from 600 BC to 1600 AD.


Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.


Course Sections

There are no current sections scheduled for this course. Undergraduate course numbers changed beginning with the Fall 2016 term. Please make sure you are using the current course number.
Next Term Starts
  • Summer Graduate
    Jul 10, 2017 (4-, 6-, and 8-week classes)
    Aug 7, 2017 (4-week classes)
  • Fall Undergraduate
    Sep 4, 2017 (7.5- and 15-week classes)
    Oct 25, 2017 (7.5-week classes)
  • Fall Graduate
    Sep 18, 2017 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Oct 30, 2017 (6-week classes)

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