AHIS 1110: European Art in Context

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Course Format Lecture 9.0 h + Seminar 0.0 h + Lab. 0.0 h
Credits 6.0

Course Description

An external studies program designed to allow students to study European painting, sculpture and architecture in context throughout various locations. Students will be encouraged to evaluate artworks where site or location of the piece becomes important to establish the historical impact on the creative process itself. Specific artists and styles of art will be examined on location in both private and public museums, galleries and cultural centres where significant impact on art in history has occurred. Students will be required to complete regular assignments and specified assessments in the field to successfully complete the course. This course requires at least eight weeks in the field and two to three weeks of on-campus instruction, lectures and orientation.

Prerequisite(s): Admission to the European External Studies Program and permission of the instructor.

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