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2017-2018 Archived Catalog 
2017-2018 Archived Catalog

ART.-116 Art History Survey Non Western Art

Credits 4 / 4 Contact Hours
Prerequisite: Placement into RDNG-030  (ACSR-030) or completion of RDNG-016 . Prerequisite: ENGL-101 .
This course will present a brief survey of the art of India China Japan Africa Meso-America and North America from the earliest times through the 21st Century. It will cover the painting sculpture architecture and minor arts of these areas as well as the cultural context in which the art was produced. Religion history and customs will be explored to develop a better understanding of visual appearance as well as the significance of the art within its own culture.