Liberal Arts > Art

General Information

  • Name: Survey Art History I
  • Division: Liberal Arts
  • Discipline: Art
  • Units (Credits): 3.00

I. Catalog Course Description

Surveys art of the western world from prehistoric times through the Gothic Period.


II. Course Objectives and Linkage to General Education Program

The information in the parentheses after a course objective refers to the specific general education (GE) learning outcome that the objective meets. Objectives without this information are not linked to WNC’s general education program. Upon completion of this course, students will have demonstrated they can:

  • Demonstrate working knowledge of key concepts, principles, themes, and major content areas of Art History needed to explain and solve discipline-specific problems. (GE 1)
  • Present substantially error-free prose suitable in style and content to the purpose of the document and the audience. (GE 2)
  • Locate, evaluate, and appropriately use information from multiple resources to complete projects and papers. (GE 4)
  • Interpret and appreciate individual artworks from different times and cultures and the underlying aesthetic, cultural, philosophical and social influences that affected the artists who created them.

Scheduled ART-260 classes:

Fall 2019