HY1130 - Renaissance to 20th Century

This is a survey course of the history of Western art from the late Renaissance to the 20th century. It examines art historical concepts, the significance of the social, religious and political context for the development of visual culture and the interpretation of ideas in art. Students will develop skills in critical thinking, visual communication and an understanding of how art history informs contemporary art practices.

This course is offered in the following programs:
Digital Filmmaking
Video Game Art & Design