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Index
Course Listings/Descriptions
Semester offering codes corrected and posted on June 7, 2004.

ARH-Art History

ARH 1010 Introduction to Art History . . . . . 3(F,S)
Surveys the key monuments of Western art and architecture from the upper Paleolithic period to the modern era. Not open to art majors. (General Studies Course: HUM/FA) Meets Multicultural requirement.

ARH 2050 Western Survey I: Greek to Renaissance . . . . . 3(CALL DEPT)
Analyses the western aesthetic heritage within its cultural context from the birth of Greek art through the late Renaissance era. Required for all art majors. (General Studies Course: HUM/FA), (Gordon Rule Course: Wrtg). Meets Multicultural requirement.

ARH 2051 Western Survey II: Baroque to Contemporary . . . . . 3(S)
Analyzes the Western aesthetic heritage within its cultural context from the seventeenth century to the present. Required of all art majors. Satisfies the lower division requirement, ARH 1050. (Gordon Rule Course: Wrtg) and (General Studies Course: HUM/FA) Meets Multicultural requirement.

ARH 3803 Research and Writing about Art . . . . . 3(F,S)
Provides advanced instruction in the use of library resources and computerized data bases for researching a variety of topics in art. Addresses various applications of critical writing, with emphasis on formal analysis, comparative essays, and research papers. Required of all art majors. (Gordon Rule Course: Wrtg).

ARH 3830C Museum/Gallery Studies . . . . . 3(F)
An introduction into some of the theoretical and practical aspects of museum/gallery management. Material and supply fee will be assessed.

ARH 4041 Outline of American Architecture . . . . . 3(S)
Prerequisite: ARH 4042 or ARH 5046 or ARH 2050 and ARH 2051.
Examines the stylistic origins and technical developments of American Architecture from native constructions to contemporary buildings. Within this chronological framework, analyzes the adaptive application of the prevailing national style to regional circumstances and building types. Offered concurrently with ARH 5045; graduate students will be assigned additional work.

ARH 4042 Outline of European Architecture . . . . . 3(F)
Examines the fundamental styles of European architecture from Ancient Greece to the present day. Emphasis will be placed on the technical evolution of design as a response to cultural heritage and the theoretical principles of master architects and builders. Offered concurrently with ARH 5046; graduate students will be assigned additional work. Meets Multicultural requirement.

ARH 4302 Late Renaissance Art in Italy . . . . . 3(CALL DEPT)
Prerequisite: ARH 2050 and ARH 2051.
Examines the achievements of Italian artists and architects during the Cinquecento, including the art of Leonardo, Michelangelo, Raphael, Titian, Bramante and other noted masters. Offered concurrently with ARH 5314; graduate students will be assigned additional work. Meets Multicultural requirement.

ARH 4305 Early Italian Renaissance Art . . . . . 3(CALL DEPT)
Prerequisite: ARH 2050 and ARH 2051.
Examines the growth of the Italian Renaissance style in architecture, sculpture and painting from the late Dugento to the end of the Quattrocento. Offered concurrently with ARH 5315; graduate students will be assigned additional work. (Gordon Rule Course: Wrtg) Meets Multicultural requirement.

ARH 4430 The Age of Revolution 1760-1880 . . . . . 3(CALL DEPT)
Prerequisite: ARH 2050 and ARH 2051.
Focuses on the conflict between revolutionary and conservative forces in European art from Neo-Classicism through Impressionism. Offered concurrently with ARH 5440; graduate students will be assigned additional work. (Gordon Rule Course: Wrtg) Meets Multicultural requirement.

ARH 4450 Modern Art 1880-1950 . . . . . 3(S)
Major ideas that formulated the modern movements from Post-Impressionism to Abstract Expressionism. Offered concurrently with ARH 5465; graduate students will be assigned additional work. (Gordon Rule Course: Wrtg) Meets Multicultural requirement.

ARH 4470 Contemporary Art 1950 - Present . . . . . 3(SS)
Central issues and concepts of contemporary movements in art. Offered concurrently with ARH 5477; graduate students will be assigned additional work. Meets Multicultural requirement.

ARH 4590 Perspectives in Ancient and Non-Western Art . . . . . 3(S)
The changing interpretations of ancient and non-western art will be examined in the context of contemporary opinion. Topics in ancient art include the arts of prehistoric Europe, Mesopotamia, and Egypt. Emphasis will be on the non-western art styles of Asia, Africa, Oceania and the Americas.

ARH 4653 Art and Archaeology of Mesoamerica . . . . . 3(SS)
Cultural and artistic heritage of pre-Columbian Mesoamerica through a study of surviving artifacts and excavated sites. Offered concurrently with ARH 5658; graduate students will be assigned additional work. Credit may not be earned in both ARH 4655 and ARH 4653. Meets Multicultural requirement.

ARH 4656 Art and Archaeology of the Ancient Andes . . . . . 3(SS)
Cultural and artistic heritage of the pre-Columbian Andean region through a study of surviving artifacts and excavated sites. Offered concurrently with ARH 5658; graduate students will be assigned additional work. Meets Multicultural requirement.

ARH 4835 Museum/Gallery Studies Practicum . . . . . 3(F,S,SS)
Prerequisite: ARH 3830C.
Continuing study of theoretical and practical aspects of museum/gallery management through placement in a non-profit museum or gallery. Students participate in full range of activities available in the setting, but are also expected to complete a specific museum/gallery project. Offered concurrently with ARH 5836; graduate students will be assigned additional work. Permission is required.

ARH 4900 Readings in Art History . . . . . 1-3(F,S,SS)
Critical examination of the major research that shaped past and current opinion in an area of art history elected by the students. Advanced students only. Permission is required.

ARH 4910 Research in Art History . . . . . 3(F,S,SS)
Provides the advanced art history student with an opportunity to design and execute an original research project, one which ideally leads to publication or implementation. Two 4000 level art history courses and completion of all basic surveys are required prior to taking this course. Permission is required.

ARH 4930 History of Art History Seminar . . . . . 3(S)
Prerequisite: ARH 2050, ARH 2051.
Examines the changing perspectives and influences that have affected the discipline, from Vasari's biographical approach to the post-structuralism of the New Art History. Required for art history majors.

ARH 4955 Museum, Gallery, or Foreign Study Program . . . . . 1-6(F,S,SS)
Deeper understanding of works of art through a direct study of originals. Credit may be given for independent study or course work completed at recognized museums, galleries, foreign universities, or study-abroad programs. Advanced students only. Graded on satisfactory/ unsatisfactory basis only. Permission is required.

ARH 5045 Outline of American Architecture . . . . . 3(S)
Prerequisite: ARH 4042 or ARH 5046 or ARH 2050 and ARH 2051.
Examines the stylistic origins and technical developments of American Architecture from native constructions to contemporary buildings. Within this chronological framework, analyzes the adaptive application of the prevailing national style to regional circumstances and building types. Offered concurrently with ARH 4041; graduate students will be assigned additional work.

ARH 5046 Outline of European Architecture . . . . . 3(F)
Examines the fundamental styles of European architecture from Ancient Greece to the present day. Emphasis will be placed on the technical evolution of design as a response to cultural heritage and the theoretical principles of master architects and builders. Offered concurrently with ARH 4042; graduate students will be assigned additional work.

ARH 5314 Late Renaissance Art in Italy . . . . . 3(CALL DEPT)
Prerequisite: ARH 2050 and ARH 2051.
Examines the achievements of Italian artists and architects during the Cinquecento, including the art of Leonardo, Michelangelo, Raphael, Titian, Bramante and other noted masters. Offered concurrently with ARH 4302; graduate students will be assigned additional work.

ARH 5315 Early Italian Renaissance Art . . . . . 3(CALL DEPT)
Prerequisite: ARH 2050 and ARH 2051.
Examines the growth of the Italian Renaissance style in architecture, sculpture and painting from the late Dugento to the end of the Quattrocento. Offered concurrently with ARH 4305; graduate students will be assigned additional work.

ARH 5440 The Age of Revolution 1760-1880 . . . . . 3(CALL DEPT)
Prerequisite: ARH 2050 and ARH 2051.
Focuses on the conflict between revolutionary and conservative forces in European art from Neo-Classicism through Impressionism. Offered concurrently with ARH 4430; graduate students will be assigned additional work.

ARH 5465 Modern Art 1880-1950 . . . . . 3(S)
Major ideas that formulated the modern movements from Post-Impressionism to Abstract Expressionism. Offered concurrently with ARH 4450; graduate students will be assigned additional work.

ARH 5477 Contemporary Art 1950 - Present . . . . . 3(SS)
Central issues and concepts of contemporary movements in art. Offered concurrently with ARH 4470; graduate students will be assigned additional work.

ARH 5658 Art and Archaeology of the Ancient Andes . . . . . 3(SS)
Cultural and artistic heritage of the pre-Columbian Andean region through a study of surviving artifacts and excavated sites. Offered concurrently with ARH 4656; graduate students will be assigned additional work.

ARH 5659 Art and Archaeology of Mesoamerica . . . . . 3(SS)
Cultural and artistic heritage of pre-Columbian Mesoamerica through a study of surviving artifacts and excavated sites. Offered concurrently with ARH 4653; graduate students will be assigned additional work.

ARH 5836 Museum/Gallery Studies Practicum . . . . . 3(F,S,SS)
Prerequisite: ARH 3830C.
Continuing study of theoretical and practical aspects of museum/gallery management through placement in a non-profit museum or gallery. Students participate in a full range of activities available in the setting, but are also expected to complete a specific museum/gallery project. Offered concurrently with ARH 4835; graduate students will be assigned additional work. Permission is required.

ARH 6913 Research in Art History . . . . . 1-6(F,S,SS)
Provides the graduate student in the humanities interdisciplinary program an opportunity to explore, develop and present an original research project in art history. Two 5000 level art history courses and permission are required.