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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

AR 181 - Art of the Ancient World (3)

This course presents a survey of major artists, artworks, styles, and techniques of art and architecture, from prehistory (Paleolithic) around the world through the Gothic period of the Middle Ages. We study art forms including architecture, sculpture, painting (including fresco, manuscript illumination, mosaic) and decorative arts (including textiles and stained glass), and the role of art and the artist in cultures through the ages. PRE-2015 CORE: Level II. 2015 CORE: Creativity & Culture, Acquire. FA.