2013-2014 Catalog

ARTS 1000 Introduction to the Visual Arts

4.5 - 0.0 - 4.5

Course Description

The purpose of this art appreciation course is to foster a broad understanding of the visual arts. The course content deals with understanding why and how artists create and also the important role culture and history play in the purpose and meaning of art. It includes an overview of the creative process, changes in art over time, and the relationship of the arts and society.