Western Art Historiography
Students will become familiar with the historiography of western art history.
Students will become acquainted with the major theoretical approaches used in art history.
Students will acquire an enhanced ability to think critically about the arts.
Students will become capable of refined oral expression and presentational abilities.
Writing About the Arts
Students will master several art historical modes of writing, including abstracts, practicums, and annotated bibliographies.
Art History in Contemporary Society
Students will gain an appreciation for the meaningfulness and relevancy of the discipline of art history in contemporary society.