Introduction to Art History

Introduction to Art History
Topical approach to art history and appreciation.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 OfferedHonors also.
 ProgramsContaining ARTHC 111
Course Outcomes

Discuss Style, Cultural Context, and Meaning

Students will be able to discuss--verbally and in writing--the style, cultural context, and meaning of key works of art.

Familiarity with Periods and Cultures of Western Art

Students will become familiar with the periods and cultures of Western art from Prehistory through the present day.


Students will develop connoisseurship, the ability to identify the stylistic influences of a work of art or architecture.