Art History (ARTH)

ARTH 12001     ART AS A WORLD PHENOMENON (KFA)      3 Credit Hours

An introduction to the history of art emphasizing analysis and interpretation of visual art forms. The course will also focus on the functions and meaning of Western and non-Western art traditions. Not counted toward requirements for art majors.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Kent Core Fine Arts, Transfer Module Fine Arts

ARTH 22006     ART HISTORY: ANCIENT AND MEDIEVAL ART (KFA)      3 Credit Hours

Examination and interpretation of the major monuments of Western art and architecture from Paleolithic art to late Gothic art. The impact of non-Western traditions will be included as appropriate.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Kent Core Fine Arts, TAG Arts and Humanities, Transfer Module Fine Arts

ARTH 22007     ART HISTORY: RENAISSANCE TO MODERN ART (KFA)      3 Credit Hours

Major movements and artists in painting, sculpture and allied arts of Europe and America from early Renaissance in Italy until the present day. The impact of non- Western traditions will be included as appropriate.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Kent Core Fine Arts, TAG Arts and Humanities, Transfer Module Fine Arts

ARTH 22020     ART OF AFRICA, OCEANIA AND THE AMERICAS (DIVG) (KFA)      3 Credit Hours

Stylistic and historical investigation of the art and architecture of the traditional societies of Africa, Oceania and the Americas within an art historical and cross- cultural perspective.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Diversity Global, Kent Core Fine Arts, Transfer Module Fine Arts

ARTH 32066     LATE MODERN ART      3 Credit Hours

Painting, sculpture and allied arts in the United States and Europe from 1940 to the present.

Prerequisite: ARTH 22007.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 42000     RESEARCH AND WRITING IN ART HISTORY (WIC)      3 Credit Hours

Introduction to the basic techniques and resources for art history research. Provides assistance in the preparation of research papers and critical essays required by upper-division art history courses.

Prerequisite: Junior standing or above.

Corequisite: Upper-division art history course.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Writing Intensive Course

ARTH 42023     THE ARTS OF JAPAN      3 Credit Hours

Examination of sources and styles of Japanese art, from prehistoric to recent times.

Prerequisite: junior or senior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 42025     ART OF WEST AFRICA (DIVG)      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ARTH 52025) Arts, crafts and architecture of the western Sudanic and Guinea Coast areas of West Africa from prehistoric times to the present.

Prerequisite: Junior or senior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Diversity Global

ARTH 42026     ART OF NIGERIA (DIVG)      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ARTH 52026) Study of the arts, crafts and architecture of Nigeria from prehistoric times to the present.

Prerequisite: Junior or senior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Diversity Global

ARTH 42027     ART OF CENTRAL AFRICA (DIVG)      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ARTH 52027) Comparative study of the arts, crafts and architecture of Central Africa from prehistoric times to the present.

Prerequisite: Junior or senior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Diversity Global

ARTH 42031     GREEK ARCHAEOLOGY AND ART      3 Credit Hours

(Slashed with ARTH 52031) (Cross-listed with CLAS 41401 and CLAS 51401) Introduction to archaeology of the Greek world with emphasis on recent discoveries and their impact on the study of Greek art, architecture and sculpture through the Hellenistic period.

Prerequisite: Junior or senior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 42032     ROMAN ARCHAEOLOGY AND ART      3 Credit Hours

(Slashed with ARTH 52032) (Cross-listed with CLAS 41402 and CLAS 51402) Introduction to archaeology of the Roman world with emphasis on recent discoveries and their impact on the study of Etruscan and Roman art, architecture and sculpture through the Imperial period.

Prerequisite: Junior or senior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 42036     MEDIEVAL ART      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ARTH 52036) Emphasis on major period of Medieval art (Byzantine, Carolingian, Ottonian, Romanesque and Gothic) treating iconographic themes and styles in a variety of media.

Prerequisite: Junior or senior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 42039     GOTHIC ART, 12TH TO 15TH CENTURIES      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ARTH) An examination of the development of European Gothic art from the 12th century to the 15th century. Emphasis on the ties to contemporary philosophical and literary developments.

Prerequisite: Art History (ARTH 22006 and 22007).

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 42041     ITALIAN RENAISSANCE ART      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ARTH 52041) Study of development of major themes in Italian art from 1400 until c. 1550 emphasizing achievements of the masters and analyzing major ideas and theories of the period.

Prerequisite: Junior or senior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 42042     NORTHERN RENAISSANCE ART      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ARTH 52042) Study of stylistic and iconographic questions and technique in Northern panel painting, as well as other arts in Northern Europe.

Prerequisite: Junior or senior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 42043     THE HIGH RENAISSANCE AND MANNERISM IN ITALY      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ARTH 52043) Covers late 15th century and 16th century painting, sculpture and architecture in Italy. Following discussion of the High Renaissance masters, students examine the works collectively known as the Mannerists. Course gives students a firm grounding in the manifold artistic activity of the 16th century.

Prerequisite: Junior or senior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 42044     VENETIAN RENAISSANCE ART      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ARTH 52044) Course provides a survey of Venetian painting, sculpture and architecture from the late 1300's to the late 1500's. Upon completion students have a comprehension of the interrelationship of Venetian art with its unique environment and society.

Prerequisite: Junior or senior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 42045     ITALIAN ART FROM GIOTTO TO BERNINI      3 Credit Hours

(Slashed with ARTH 52045) This course will explore the development of art and architecture in Italy from the late Middle Ages to the High Renaissance period. Through an in-depth analysis of the art and history of these periods, we shall develop an understanding of Italy's role in the overall development of Western civilization. Particular emphasis will be given to Florentine Art.

Prerequisite: junior or senior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 42046     BAROQUE ART OF THE 17TH CENTURY      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ARTH 52046) Study of the origins of Baroque art in Italy and its spread throughout Flanders, the Netherlands, France and Spain.

Prerequisite: Junior or senior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 42051     EUROPEAN ART AND IDEAS:1750-1900      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ARTH 52051) Selected studies in late 18th-century and 19th-century British, French, German and Spanish art and architecture within the broader context of Western culture and ideas.

Prerequisite: Junior or senior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 42057     AMERICAN ART AND ARCHITECTURE:1860-1940      3 Credit Hours

In-depth study of American painting, sculpture, graphic art, architecture and allied arts from the Civil War to 1940.

Prerequisite: Junior or senior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 42061     EARLY 20TH-CENTURY ART      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ARTH 52061) Study of painting, sculpture, architecture and allied arts in Europe from 1880 to 1940.

Prerequisite: ARTH 22007.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 42062     PICASSO      3 Credit Hours

Course provides a survey of the art of Picasso, starting with his childhood works. Students gain a better understanding of Picasso's pivotal importance to 20th century art and various influences that cultivated his incredible creativity.

Prerequisite: Junior or senior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 42063     AMERICAN ART:EUROPEAN ROOTS      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ARTH 52063) Examines the role of European roots in the formation of American art. The complex issues and identities artists faced as a result of the expatriate experience are addressed.

Prerequisite: Junior or senior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 42064     DADA AND SURREALISM      3 Credit Hours

Using a roughly chronological approach, this course shall examine the profound and lasting contributions made by the Dadaists and Surrealists as well as other revolutionary modernists of the early 20th century who sought to escape the traditional and rational in art and thought with sincerity in spite of the often superficially simple or even sometimes nihilistic appearance of their efforts. Through an analysis of selected works from this period and their relevant precursors, an attempt will be made to define the progressive ideas which led to the dismantling of previous standards and the rise of an anti-art spirit which continues today in various guises. Primary documents will be considered regularly in order to provide the student with a wider appreciation for the variety of media (e.g., film, theater, typography) and the issues and characters involved.

Prerequisite: junior or senior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 42067     ART OF THE 1960S      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ARTH 52067) A survey of the major movement of the sixties decade,with primary emphasis on the United States.

Prerequisite: Junior or senior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 42071     HISTORY OF PRINTS      3 Credit Hours

Chronological survey of printmaking (engraving, etching, lithography, etc.) From 1400 to the present emphasizing its technical and stylistic evolution.

Prerequisite: Junior or senior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 42078     HISTORY OF THE DECORATIVE AND APPLIED ARTS      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ARTH 52078) Historical and critical examination of decorative and applied arts and their relationship to the Western societies which produced them.

Prerequisite: ARTH 22006, 22007.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 42091     ART HISTORY SEMINAR      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Open format course with topics announced in advance. Designed to allow detailed examination of selected topics.

Prerequisite: Junior standing and special approval of instructor.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 42092     ART MUSEUM INTERNSHIP (ELR)      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)A supervised internship in a regional art museum emphasizing the practical application of museological principles and practices.

Prerequisite: Junior or senior standing and ARTH 42072.

Schedule Type: Practicum or Internship

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement

ARTH 42095     SPECIAL TOPICS:ART HISTORY      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with ARTH 52095) Upper-division discussion and lecture course whose content changes in accordance with the interest and competence of faculty. Precise title to be inserted in Schedule of Classes.

Prerequisite: Junior or senior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1-3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 42096     INDIVIDUAL INVESTIGATION:ART HISTORY      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with ARTH 52096) Directed independent study with art history faculty.

Prerequisite: Junior or senior standing.

Schedule Type: Individual Investigation

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-IP

ARTH 42192     FIELD EXPERIENCE:TRAVEL STUDY IN ART HISTORY (ELR)      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with ARTH 52192) Travel-based study/field experience in art history to and at a site or sites away from Kent State University. The primary benefit will be the observation and study of works of art first hand, in addition to the presentation and discussion of historical and contextual factors. Time is made available for individual investigation of specific works sites.

Prerequisite: Major in art history or special approval of instructor.

Schedule Type: Field Experience

Contact Hours: 1-3 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement

ARTH 52025     ART OF WEST AFRICA      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ARTH 42025) Arts, crafts and architecture of the Western Sudanic and Guinea Coast areas of West Africa from prehistoric times to the present.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 52026     ART OF NIGERIA      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ARTH 42026) Study of the arts, crafts and architecture of Nigeria from prehistoric times to present.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 52027     ART OF CENTRAL AFRICA      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ARTH 42027) Study of the arts, crafts and architecture of Central Africa from prehistoric times to present.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 52031     GREEK ARCHAEOLOGY AND ART      3 Credit Hours

(Slashed with ARTH 42031) (Cross-listed with CLAS 41401 and CLAS 51401) Introduction to archaeology of the Greek world with emphasis on recent discoveries and their impact on the study architecture and sculpture through the Hellenistic period.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 52032     ROMAN ARCHAEOLOGY AND ART      3 Credit Hours

(Slashed with ARTH 42032) (Cross-listed with CLAS 41402 and CLAS 51402) Introduction to archaeology of the Roman world. Emphasis on discoveries and impact on the study of Iitalic, Etruscan and Roman art, architecture and sculpture through Imperial period.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 52036     MEDIEVAL ART      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ARTH 42036) Emphasis on major periods of Medieval art (Byzantine, Carolingian, Ottonian, Romanesque and Gothic), treating iconographic themes and styles in a variety of media.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 52038     HAND MADE BOOKS AND ART      3 Credit Hours

This course examines the history of (predominantly Western) books and reading; of books as locus of several types of visual art (decoration, illustration, vision, commentary); and of visual strategies for a range of communication tasks in selected books from the Middle Ages onward. All this prepares us to understand the variety and efficacy of approaches that have been used by those producing books by hand in the past and at present.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 52039     GOTHIC ART:12TH TO 15TH CENTURIES      3 Credit Hours

An examination of the development of European Gothic art from the 12th to the 15th centuries. Students will research specific works of art. The course will put emphasis on contemporary historical philosophical and literary figures.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 52041     ITALIAN RENAISSANCE ART      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ARTH 42041) Study of development of major themes in Italian art from 1400 until about 1550,emphasizing achievements of the masters and analyzing major ideas and theories of the period.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 52042     NORTHERN RENAISSANCE ART      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ARTH 42042) Study of stylistic and iconographic questions and technique in northern panel painting, as well as other arts in Northern Europe.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 52043     THE HIGH RENAISSANCE AND MANNERISM IN ITALY      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ARTH 42043) Covers late 15th century and 16th century painting, sculpture and architecture in Italy. Following discussion of the High Renaissance masters students examine the works collectively known as the Mannerists. Course gives students a firm grounding in the manifold artistic activity of the 16th century.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 52044     VENETIAN RENAISSANCE ART      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ARTH 42044) Course provides a survey of Venetian painting, sculpture and architecture from the late 1300's to the late 1500's. Upon completion students will have a comprehension of Venetian art with its unique environment and society.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 52045     ITALIAN ART FROM GIOTTO TO BERNINI      3 Credit Hours

This course will explore the development of art and architecture in Italy from the late MiddleAges to the High Renaissance period. Through an indepth analysis of the art and history of these periods, we shall develop an understanding of Italy's role in the overall development of Western civilization. Particular emphasis will be given to Florentine Art.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 52046     BAROQUE ART IN EUROPE      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ARTH 42046) A study of the origins of Baroque art in Italy and its spread throughout Flanders, the Netherlands, France and Spain.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 52051     EUROPEAN ART, 1750-1900      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ARTH 42051) Selected studies in late 18th-century and 19th-century painting, sculpture architecture and allied arts of England, France, Germany and Spain.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 52061     EARLY 20TH-CENTURY ART      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ARTH 42061) A study of painting, sculpture, architecture and allied arts in Europe from 1880 to 1940.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 52062     PICASSO      3 Credit Hours

Course provides a survey of the art of Picasso, starting with his childhood works. Students gain a better understanding of Picasso's pivotal importance to 20th century art and the various influences that cultivated his incredible creativity.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 52063     AMERICAN ART:EUROPEAN ROOTS      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ARTH 42063) Examines the role of European roots in the formation of American art. The complex issues and identities artists faced as a result of the expatriate experience are addressed.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 52064     DADA AND SURREALISM      3 Credit Hours

Using a roughly chronological approach, this course shall examine the profound and lasting contributions made by the Dadaists and Surrealists as well as other revolutionary modernists of the early 20th century who sought to escape the traditional and rational in art and thought with sincerity in spite of the often superficially simple or even sometimes nihilistic appearance of their efforts. Through an analysis of selected works from this period and their relevant precursors, an attempt will be made to define the progressive ideas which led to the dismantling of previous standards and the rise of an anti-art spirit which continues today in various guises. Primary documents will be considered regularly in order to provide the student with a wider appreciation for the variety of media (e.g., film, theater, typography) and the issues and characters involved.

Prerequisite: grduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 52066     LATE MODERN ART SINCE 1940      3 Credit Hours

A study of painting, sculpture and allied arts in the United States and Europe from 1940 to the present.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 52067     ART OF THE 1960S      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ARTH 42067) A survey of major movements of the sixties decade, with primary emphasis on the United States.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 52078     HISTORY OF DECORATIVE AND APPLIED ARTS      3 Credit Hours

(Cross-listed with ARTH 42078) Historical and critical examination of decorative and applied arts and their relationship to Western societies which produced them.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 52095     SPECIAL TOPICS:ART HISTORY      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with ARTH 42095) Discussion and lecture course whose topic changes in accordance with the interest and competence of the faculty. Precise title will be inserted in schedule of classes.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 1-3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 52096     INDIVIDUAL INVESTIGATION:ART HISTORY      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with ARTH 42096) Directed independent study with art history faculty.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Individual Investigation

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U

ARTH 52192     FIELD EXPERIENCE:TRAVEL STUDY IN ART HISTORY      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with ARTH 42192) Travel-based study/field experience in art history to and at a site or sites away from Kent State University. The primary benefit will be the observation and study of works of art first hand, in addition to the presentation and discussion of historical and contextual factors. Time is made available for individual investigation of specific works sites.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing in art history or special approval of instructor.

Schedule Type: Field Experience

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

ARTH 62000     ART HISTORY RESEARCH METHODS AND RESOURCES      2 Credit Hours

This course provides necessary foundational skills and resources in order to conduct research in art history.

Prerequisite: graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 2 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 62057     AMERICAN ART:1860-1940      3 Credit Hours

In-depth study of American painting, sculpture, graphic and allied arts from 1860 to 1940.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 62071     HISTORY OF PRINTS      3 Credit Hours

A chronological survey of printmaking (engraving, etching, lithography, etc.) From 1400 to the present emphasizing its technical and stylistic evolution.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 62091     ART HISTORY SEMINAR      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 9 credit hours)Open format course with topics announced in advance. Designed to allow in-depth examination of selected topics.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 62095     SPECIAL TOPICS:ART HISTORY      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Discussion and lecture course whose topic changes in accordance with the interest and competence of the faculty. Special focus on problems and issues in the different areas of the discipline.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 62096     SELECTED PROBLEMS-ART HISTORY      3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 9 credit hours)The course content changes each semester according to the topic,entailing discussion and lectures on specific problems issues and areas in art history. Graduate standing.

Prerequisite: Permission.

Schedule Type: Individual Investigation

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ARTH 62098     RESEARCH      1-15 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit)Independent research open only to art history graduate students who have completed course requirements for the Master of Arts degree.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Research

Contact Hours: 1-15 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter