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HA1004: INTRODUCTION TO ART HISTORY (2020-2021)

Last modified: 21 Jul 2020 15:45


Course Overview

This course investigates key episodes in the history of art in the western world from antiquity to the nineteenth century. Students will be introduced to the artistic production of distinct historical periods, with reference to their social, political, religious and cultural contexts.

Course Details

Study Type Undergraduate Level 1
Session First Sub Session Credit Points 15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)
Campus Aberdeen Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Dr Mary Pryor

Qualification Prerequisites

  • Either Programme Level 1 or Programme Level 2

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

  • Either Any Undergraduate Programme (Studied) or Master of Letters in Art and Business

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

This course investigates key episodes in the history of art in the western world from antiquity to the nineteenth century. Students will be introduced to the artistic production of distinct historical periods, with reference to their social, political, religious and cultural contexts.


Contact Teaching Time

Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.

Teaching Breakdown

  • 2 Lectures during University weeks 6 - 16, 6 - 16
  • 1 Tutorial during University weeks 7 - 16, 7 - 16

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Summative Assessments

Essay

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 60
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Feedback Word Count 1000
Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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4x Online Visual-Based Assessments

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 40
Assessment Weeks Feedback Weeks

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Feedback

Essay marking and return; responses in class; online assessments; responses in class discussions.

Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Formative Assessment

Formative Assessment

Assessment Type Formative Weighting
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Feedback
Learning Outcomes
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Course Learning Outcomes

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