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ARTH 311 Art Survey: Modern Art

Units: 3

Hours: 54 hours LEC

Prerequisite: None.

Transferable: CSU; UC

CID: C-ID ARTH 150; Part of C-ID ARTH 120

This course covers diverse art forms including painting, sculpture and architecture in Europe and America from the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries. Styles discussed will include Neoclassicism, Romanticism, Realism, Impressionism, Post-Impressionism, Symbolism, Art Nouveau and all the major Modern art movements of the 20th century such as Fauvism, Cubism, Expressionism, Dada, Surrealism, American Modernism, Pop Art, Happenings, Conceptual and Installation Art. This class will also cover Post-Modernism, Neo-Expressionism, Video Installations, and Globalization. A field trip to an art museum is required.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

demonstrate an appreciation of artistic endeavors and cultural expressions through non-empirical, analytic, interpretive studies and critical thinking projects (SLO #1).