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Art Fine Arts and Communication
See Graphic & Interactive Design courses in printmaking, books as art, and digital video. See ART 2A-E, ART 3 and ART 14 for courses in art history.
Courses listed on transcript with an "S" suffix are the first half of the course, "T" indicates the second half.
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| ART 2BH || HONORS HISTORY OF WESTERN ART FROM THE MIDDLE AGES TO THE RENAISSANCE||4.5 Units|
|A History of Western art from ca.600 through ca.1600. This course examines the Middle Ages and the Renaissance using images, objects, and architecture to develop a comprehensive understanding of the social, political, and religious forces that shaped this period. Illustrated lectures and readings.
The honors sections expand the primary sources for the student. in addition to the textbook, students have a reading list of sources (on reserve in the library). Lectures are more interactive and the student is expected to participate in group discussions. Exams are more exacting with an emphasis on the student being able to comfortably assimilate political, social, and economic factors into their analysis.|
|Prerequisite: Honors Institute participant.|
|Advisory: Not open to students with credit in ART 2B. |
|Repeatability: Not Repeatable.|
|4 hours lecture, 1.5 hours laboratory. (66 hours total per quarter.)|
|GE Area: Humanities|
|Transferability: CSU and UC|
|Not scheduled for the Winter quarter.|