A survey of Western visual arts and architecture from the earliest examples of cave painting and sculpture to the beginning of the Renaissance in Europe in the 15th century. Masterworks in painting, sculpture and architecture are examined as individual aesthetic works and in relationship to their historical and social contexts. Comparative study of diverse civilizations will be explored through the works of great visual artists and architects offering students a broader perspective of human experience throughout the historical periods covered.
|The following courses must be taken prior to this course|
|ENG 010A - Basic Writing or ENG 011 - Basic Writing II or ESL 011 - Basic Writing II|
|REA 011 - Fundamentals of College Reading or REA 017 - Vocabulary and Reading Comprehension Development II|