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  • ARH 106: Art & Science

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    SBC: ARTS

    An introduction to the complex relationship between art and science: their intertwined histories, values, technologies, and ways of interpreting the natural world. Analysis of specific visual and textual examples, as well as engagement of broader social and cultural concerns. Develops critical and creative thinking skills crucial for both the sciences and humanities.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 16262530Elise ArmaniFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Closed
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  • ARH 202: Arts of the Ancient World

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    DEC: D SBC: ARTS

    An introduction to the history of art with a focus on the Ancient Mediterranean World from the Neolithic to the rise of Islam. Works of art from this region are studied within the context of contemporaneous developments elsewhere in the world, as individual monuments with intrinsic aesthetic appeal and as expressions of the needs, ideals, and aspirations of the particular society and historical context within which they were created. Not for credit in addition to ARH 101.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 26430130Matthew WardFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Closed
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  • ARH 203: Arts of Asia

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    DEC: J SBC: ARTS; GLO

    A general course on Far Eastern art covering India, China, and Japan from its beginnings to the present. Emphasis is on the major arts of painting and sculpture, with some reference to architecture.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 26543630Amy KahngFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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  • ARH 204: Arts in the Age of Exploration

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    DEC: D SBC: ARTS

    An introduction to the history of art with a focus on the transition from Medieval times through the Renaissance and Baroque in Europe. Works of art are studied both as individual monuments with intrinsic aesthetic appeal and as expressions of the needs, ideals, and aspirations of the particular society within which they were created. Artists, patrons and artistic movements are understood within the context of the expanding horizons of the age of exploration and cross-cultural encounters. Not for credit in addition to ARH 102.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 26543930Alena SauzadeFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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  • ARH 205: Introduction to Architecture

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    DEC: G SBC: ARTS

    An introduction to the discipline of architecture through various interpretations of its technological and cultural functions. Focusing on the history of architecture's engagement with engineering, anthropology, sociology, and politics, this course explores changing conceptions of the nature and the task of architecture.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 16543230Jonathan MacagbaFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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  • ARH 206: Modern Art

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    DEC: D SBC: ARTS

    An introduction to the history of modern art, beginning with French Rococo and concluding with themes and concerns of a globally interconnected art world. Particular attention will be given to the rise of Modernism in Europe, the role of artists and artistic movements in social and political change, and the relationship of contemporary artistic practice to technology, social media and visual culture.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 26429930Lauren FultonFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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  • ARH 207: Digital Media: History/Theory

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    DEC: D SBC: ARTS; TECH

    An introduction to historical and theoretical issues in digital media. Following discussion of basic concepts in studying digital media, the course focuses on examining the history of computer technologies, and their theoretical implications and cultural ramifications in the present.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 16255130Corinna KirschFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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    Session 26430031Corinna KirschFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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  • ARH 208: History of Photography

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    DEC: G SBC: ARTS

    A historical survey of the technical, theoretical, and aesthetic development of black-and-white and color still photography and its close interrelationship with the evolution of modern art.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 26414530Alireza SahafzadehFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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  • ARH 209: Arts of the United States

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    DEC: K SBC: ARTS; USA

    An introduction to the history of painting, sculpture, and architecture in the United States from the late colonial period to World War II. Particular emphasis will be given to understanding art's changing forms and meanings and its relationship to crucial themes and developments in American history: the impact of national expansion, for example, and of immigration, urbanization, and modernization more generally. The course will also focus on the varied images of American society created by artists of diverse class, racial, and ethnic backgrounds.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 16415830Alireza SahafzadehFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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  • ARH 210: Modern Art & the Moving Image

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    DEC: D SBC: ARTS

    An introduction to film and video art technologies within modern and contemporary art practice. Surveys canonical works in experimental film, artist's television, video installation and artist's cinema from the 1910s to the present, situating these works in relation to larger movements in the visual and performing arts, and to the changing conventions of mainstream film and television.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 16543430Paul RuberyFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open
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  • ARH 308: Writing About Art

    Undergraduate 3 credits

    Prerequisite: ARH or ARS major/minor or permission of instructor

    SBC: WRTD

    An advanced topics course with a focus on research, analytical skills and writing about art. Students analyze essays by different artists, scholars, and critics about a central topic before selecting and developing their own related topic to research. The final project is a research paper that begins with a thesis statement and outline, includes several drafts, peer review, and a final product. This course is offered as both ARH 308 and ARS 308.

    Session Class # Section Instructor Days Time Campus Status Notes
    Session 16244330Megan HinesFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open +
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    Note: ARH 308 meets with ARS 308

    Session 26414631Megan HinesFlexible (Online)TBAWest (Main Campus)Open +
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    Note: ARH 308 meets with ARS 308

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