This is an introductory survey course of Western Art from the 15th to the start of the 20th Century. Beginning with the art of the Renaissance, this course will study, chronologically, the history of painting, sculpture and architecture of each period. Individual artists including Leonardo, Michelangelo, Rubens, Rembrandt, Goya, Van Gogh and Picasso are studied in addition to the larger period styles. The economic, political, social, and religious ideas of each period will be closely considered.

Course Notes

AHIS 101 is an approved Culture and Creative Expression course for Cap Core requirements.

AHIS 101 is an approved Self and Society course for Cap Core requirements.

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).

Effective Term
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