ART 103 History of Modern Art (3)
Lec-52.5, field trips
Credit, Degree Applicable
Survey of modern and contemporary art in Europe and America from the mid-19th century through the early 21st century. Art will be discussed and analyzed from critical and historical perspectives, formal visual elements of style, and social/cultural contexts. Students will learn to identify pivotal artists, styles, and techniques and to critically analyze art within its cultural framework.
After successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Outcome 1: Identify and examine formal visual elements of design and techniques in works of modern and contemporary art and architecture.
- Outcome 2: Evaluate and analyze works of art, applying the visual elements of design and appropriate art historical terminology, in a descriptive/critical analysis.
- Outcome 3: Recognize, define, and differentiate the various styles of modern and contemporary art to compare and contrast stylistic aspects and trends.
- Outcome 4: Examine, evaluate, and assess works of art in relation to the historical, cultural, and sociological context in which they were created.
- Outcome 5: Recognize and identify pivotal works of art by major artists in modern and contemporary art.