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ART H101 History of Art, Design, and Visual Culture I Course Page

Description: Introduction to Western Art, Design and Visual Culture to the end of the 14th century.

ART H102 History of Art, Design and Visual Culture II Course Page

Description: Introduction to Western Art, Design and Visual Culture from the 15th century to the present.

ART H103 Asian Art Course Page

Description: History of art and visual culture in Asia.

ART H202 Renaissance Visual Culture Course Page

Description: History of visual art and culture in the 15th and 16th centuries. Not open to students with credit in ART H 252.

ART H203 17th Century Visual Culture Course Page

Description: History of the visual arts and culture in the 17th century. Not open to students with credit in ART H 253.

ART H205 18th and Early 19th Century Art Course Page

Description: History of the visual arts of the 18th and first half of the 19th century in Europe.

ART H206 Early 20th-Century Art Course Page

Description: History of the visual arts up to World War II in Europe and North America.

ART H208 American Art Course Page

Description: History of the visual arts in what is now the United States.

ART H209 History of Design Course Page

Description: Introduction to the development of design since the Industrial Revolution.

ART H210 History of Photography Course Page

Description: A study of photography from its invention in the 19th century to its impact in the 20th and 21st centuries.

ART H211 Special Topics in the History of Art, Design and Visual Culture Course Page

Description: Variable content course which may be repeated if topic(s) vary. Sections may be offered in a Cost Recovery format at an increased rate of fee assessment; refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.

ART H213 Latin American Art Course Page

Description: History of the visual arts in Latin America.

ART H214 Art in China Course Page

Description: Cultural production of art and architecture in China from the imperial era (2500 BCE-1911) to the present.

ART H215 China Art Now Course Page

Description: Chinese cultural identity as expressed in global economies of art production and performance from the mid 20th century to the present.

ART H226 Gender, Sexuality and Visual Culture Course Page

Description: Introduction to key themes in feminist visual culture.

ART H246 20th Century Art 1940-1975 Course Page

Description: History of the visual arts from 1940 to 1975. Not open to students with credit in ART H 256 (*3) offered prior to 2012-13.

ART H255 Art from the Second Half of the 19th Century Course Page

Description: History of the visual arts of the second half of the 19th century in Europe.

ART H256 Themes in Contemporary Art Course Page

Description: Introduction to key themes in contemporary art since 1970.

ART H257 Canadian Art Course Page

Description: History of the visual arts in what is now Canada.

ART H301 Geographies of Art, Design, and Visual Culture Course Page

Description: The history of art, design and visual culture of a particular geographic location (e.g. nation, city, region, continent). Prerequisite: consent of Department. Note: Students are required to have successfully completed two 200-level ART H courses with a minimum grade of B-.

ART H306 Modernism and Modernity Course Page

Description: Aspects of the modern as it applies to the artistic practices of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Prerequisite: consent of Department. Note: Students are required to have successfully completed two 200-level ART H courses with a minimum grade of B-.

ART H309 Design Theory and History Course Page

Description: Historical and/or contemporary issues in design practice and theory. Prerequisite: consent of Department. Note: Students are required to have successfully completed two 200-level ART H courses with a minimum grade of B-.

ART H311 Issues in the History of Art, Design and Visual Culture Course Page

Description: Students are expected to have successfully completed two 200-level ART H courses with a minimum grade of B-. Prerequisite: consent of Department. Variable content course which may be repeated if topic(s) vary. Sections may be offered in a Cost Recovery format at an increased rate of fee assessment; refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students section of the Calendar.

ART H330 Art and Institutions Course Page

Description: The relationship between objects and their modes of interpretation, circulation and display (e.g. museums, academies, exhibitions, etc.) Prerequisite: consent of Department. Note: Students are required to have successfully completed two 200-level ART H courses with a minimum grade of B-.

ART H336 Introduction to Performance Art Course Page

Description: Introduction to performance art of the 20th and 21st centuries. Prerequisite: consent of Department. Note: Students are required to have successfully completed two 200-level ART H courses with a minimum grade of B-.

ART H400 Historiography and Methodology Course Page

Description: Prerequisite: consent of Department.

ART H403 Topics in Early Modern Art and Visual Culture Course Page

Description: Prerequisite: consent of instructor. Note: Students are required to have successfully completed one 300-level ART H course with a minimum grade of B.

ART H406 Topics in Art from the Beginning of the 20th Century Course Page

Description: Prerequisite: consent of Instructor. Note: Students are required to have successfully completed one 300-level ART H course with a minimum grade of B.

ART H411 Special Topics in the History of Art, Design and Visual Culture Course Page

Description: Prerequisite: consent of Department.

ART H412 Topics in Asian Art Course Page

Description: Prerequisite: Consent of Instructor. Note: Students are required to have successfully completed one 300-level ART H course with a minimum grade of B.

ART H418A Special Subject, Fourth-Year Honors Course Page

Description: Preparation of the Honors essay, required in the fourth year of the Honors Program.

ART H418B Special Subject, Fourth-Year Honors Course Page

Description: Preparation of the Honors essay, required in the fourth year of the Honors Program.

ART H455 Topics in Art from the Second Half of the 19th Century Course Page

Description: Prerequisite: consent of Instructor. Note: Students are required to have successfully completed one 300-level ART H course with a minimum grade of B.

ART H456 Topics in Art from the Mid-20th Century to the Present Course Page

Description: Prerequisite: consent of Instructor. Note: Students are required to have successfully completed one 300-level ART H course with a minimum grade of B.

ART H503 Advanced Studies in Early Modern Art and Visual Culture in Europe Course Page

Description: Prerequisite: consent of Department.

ART H506 Advanced Studies in Art from the First Half of the 20th Century Course Page

Description: Prerequisite: consent of Department.

ART H511 Special Topics in Art History Course Page

Description: Prerequisite: consent of Department.

ART H512 Topics in Asian Art Course Page

Description: Prerequisite: Consent of Department.

ART H555 Advanced Studies in Art from the Second Half of the 19th Century Course Page

Description: Prerequisite: consent of Department.

ART H556 Advanced Studies in 20th Century and Contemporary Art Course Page

Description: Prerequisite: consent of Department.

ART H600 Historiography and Methodology Course Page

Description: Prerequisite: consent of Department.

ART H611 Special Topics in Art History Course Page

Description: Prerequisite: consent of Department.