Courses

ARTH 150 Art Culture & Society I-Global

At a time when few people could read, human-made objects were the primary form of mass communication. Students will explore the architecture, sculpture, and painting of the ancient and medieval Mediterranean world (Ancient Near East, Egypt, Greece, Rome, and Medieval Europe) to discover how the visual arts shaped and reflected the values and concerns of different cultures. (1) Lecture:3hrs/wk. 1 Unit

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Section Instructor Time Comments
G H. Silvers M/W 4:00PM-5:30PM

ARTH 201 Research Practicum

Hands-on research conducted under the direction of a faculty member. 1/4 1/4 Unit

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Section Instructor Time Comments
A L. Warden-Anderson

ARTH 222 Archaeology of Death in ANE

This course investigates the range of objects, paintings, and tomb types in ancient Egypt and the ancient Near East. The study of these objects provides us with a window to living traditions and social structures. Material covered will include the Royal tombs of Ur; tomb paintings; and human sacrifice.(1) Lecture: 3hrs/wk. 1 Unit

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Section Instructor Time Comments
A L. Warden-Anderson M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM

ARTH 296 Globl Cont. Art & Architecture

This course focuses on the major artists, stylistic traditions, and historical ideas of art, architecture, and material culture from 1945 through the present. Beginning with the advent of Abstract Expressionism and progressing through current art and criticism, this course introduces students to art and it's discourses in the contemporary world. Relflecting the increasingly porous and trans-national nature of the contemporary art world this course is global in scope. Lecture/Discussion: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

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Section Instructor Time Comments
G J. Sienkewicz M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM
G2 J. Sienkewicz

ARTH 406 Independent Study and Research

A program of advanced intensive study an d experience in art history under the gu idance of the art history staff. Lecture /Studio: Hours vary. 1 Unit

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Section Instructor Time Comments
A J. Sienkewicz

ARTH 456 Research Seminar in Art Hist.

A seminar approach to selected topics fo r advanced students. Topics vary. Lectur e: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

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Section Instructor Time Comments
A L. Warden-Anderson M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM