ART-120 - Art History: Prehistoric to Gothic

3 credits

Art History 1 is a survey of the major visual arts of the western world, including the Paleolithic Era, Ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia, the Aegean, Greece and Rome, Early Christianity and Islam, the Romanesque and Gothic periods.
Emphasis is placed upon understanding the impulse behind the artist's creative expression and the link between the paintings, sculpture, and architecture of each area and the culture in which they were produced.

Mass Transfer Block: Credits earned in this course are counted towards the MassTransfer Block Humanities and Fine Arts requirements.

Previously known as: ARTS-140