2010-11 Catalog

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Offering Description

Art History I: Temples and Tombs

Winter quarter

Faculty: Nancy Bishop Western Art History

Fields of Study: art history

Winter: CRN (Credit) Level 20267 (4)  

Credits: 4(W)

Class Standing: Freshmen - Senior

Offered During: Weekend


If you have always wanted to know what a ziggurat is for, you should take this class. Art History I is an exploration of the surviving art and artifacts of the most ancient Western civilizations: the ancient Near East, Egypt, Greece, and Rome. The European middle ages will also be covered. In addition to a text students will critically read primary source documents to facilitate their understanding of the cultures, religions, and the role of visual art.

Maximum Enrollment: 24

Advertised Schedule: 9a-1p Sat

Campus Location: Olympia

Online Learning: No Required Online Learning

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