Art Appreciation develops a cultural understanding and appreciation of art from prehistoric to present time. Students survey the vast field of artistic expression through exposure to quality art forms and styles representative of creativity throughout the world.
Learning Outcome Overview:
1. The student will demonstrate on exams an awareness of social, cultural, historical, political and economic issues which influence the way artists make art and the way viewers see art.
2. The student will demonstrate on exams a fundamental working knowledge of the major world art traditions including title, culture, period and artist (if known).
3. The student will demonstrate on exams a basic understanding and ability to discuss the visual elements of a work of art such as color, composition, line and perspective.
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