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ARTH 324 Art of the Americas

Units: 3

Hours: 54 hours LEC

Prerequisite: None.

Transferable: CSU; UC

This course focuses on the study of the indigenous arts and cultures of the Americas before the arrival of Columbus in the New World. Emphasis is on the Pre-Contact peoples of Meso-America and South America, such as the Aztec, Maya, and Inca cultures, and their contributions to colonial and modern art forms.

Student Learning Outcomes

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

Demonstrate an appreciation for the arts and cultures of Mesoamerica and South America. (SLO #1)