Courses

ARTH 151 Art, Culture & Society II

The rise of an increasingly literate urban middle-class leads to great changes in the history of art, starting with the birth of the Renaissance in Italy through to the influence of popular culture in 20th-centruy America. Students will explore the works of major figures in the history of painting, sculpture, and architecture from circa 1400-1980 within the context of radical cultural and societal change.(1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A J. Sienkewicz T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

ARTH 201 Research Practicum

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

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A L. Warden-Anderson

ARTH 218 Introduction to Archaeology

An introduction to the theories and methods used by archaeologists to reconstruct the cultural practices of past human societies, from religion and authority to domestic life and trade. Case studies introduce students to archaeological sites in places such as Egypt, Greece, Mesoamerica, and North America. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • Take ARTH-218L Must be taken either prior to or at the same time as this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A V. Martinez M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

ARTH 218L Intro to Archaeology Lab

Requisites

  • Take ARTH-218 Must be taken either prior to or at the same time as this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
1 V. Martinez W 3:50PM-5:50PM

ARTH 266 From Courtly Art Through Revol

This course focuses on the major artists, stylistic traditions, and historical ideas of western art, architecture, and material culture from ca. 1700 through ca. 1850. Through the close study of works of art, students will be introduced to the role that art has played in engaging with national structures of power, imperial relationships, individual agency, and intellectual traditions. (1) Lecture: 3hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A J. Sienkewicz T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM

ARTH 291 Sp Top: Roman Art & Architect

Selected studies in specialized art history areas. May be repeated for credit. Lecture/Discussion: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A V. Martinez M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM

ARTH 343 Early Netherlandish Painting

Robert Campin, Jan van Eyck, and Rogier van der Weyden set the tone for the art of the Netherlands in the fifteenth century. This class will study each artist's oeuvre and how it reflected contemporary concerns, particularly the interrelationship between the historical context, religious life, and social stnading of the artists who made the paintings and the patrons who commissioned and used them. (1)Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • ARTH -150 or permission Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A J. Long T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

ARTH 416 Art History Internship

Practical experience working in or with artistic organization as participant-observer, leading to the preparation of a report which describes and evaluates that organizations activities. (1) Minimum 120 hours. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A M. Logan
B J. Long

ARTH 496 Honors Project

A program of independent study culminating in the public presentation of a paper. (1) 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A J. Sienkewicz
B J. Long