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This introductory course will trace major developments in the history of art in the western world, from cave painting in the Stone Age to the beginnings of photography in the nineteenth century. Other aspects of European art to be explored through painting, prints, sculpture and architecture will include: Classicism in Greece and Rome, the rise of the Medieval Gothic cathedrals to the rebirth of Classicism in the Renaissance, the grandeur of the Baroque to the ornament of the Rococo, and the revolutionary order of Neo-Classicism to the imagination and emotion of Romanticism.
|Session||First Sub Session||Credit Points||15 credits (7.5 ECTS credits)|
This course is designed for students with a Business background who wish to study Art and Business for their degree. It provides a basic overview of western art history and its methods.
This is the total time spent in lectures, tutorials and other class teaching.
1st attempt: Four online visual-based assessments (10% each); One 1500-word essay (60%).
Resit: One 1,500 word essay
All coursework must have been submitted