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UVM Course Directory

Term: Spring 2018

Subject: Art History

ARTH 005 - Western Art:Ancient - Medieval

Introduction to the visual arts, primarily painting, sculpture, and architecture in the Western world from prehistoric through Gothic.

ARTH 006 - Western Art:Renaissance-Modern

Introduction to the visual arts, primarily painting, sculpture, and architecture in the Western World from Renaissance to present. Prerequisite: It is recommended that ARTH 005 be taken before ARTH 006.

ARTH 008 - D2: Asian Art

Introduction to the artistic traditions and major architectural monuments of Islamic Lands, India, China, Japan, Southeast Asia, and the Pacific Islands.

ARTH 096 - Introduction to Special Topics

Introductory courses or seminars on topics beyond the scope of existing departmental offerings. See Schedule of Courses for specific titles.

ARTH 158 - Northern European 1400-1600

Netherlandish and German art of the period. Special attention to Jan van Eyck, Rogier van der Weyden, Hugo van der Goes, Durer, Bosch, and Bruegel. Prerequisite: ARTH 005.

ARTH 165 - Topics European Art 1600-1800

Selected aspects of the painting, sculpture, and architecture of the Baroque, Rococo, and/or Neo-Classical periods. Material and emphasis vary with instructor. May be repeated for credit with Instructor permission. Prerequisite: ARTH 006.

ARTH 170 - Topics in Modern Art

Selected aspects of the painting, sculpture, and architecture of Europe and North America during the 19th and 20th centuries. Material and emphasis vary with instructor. May be repeated for credit with Instructor permission. Prerequisite: ARTH 006 or FTS 007 or FTS 008 or FTS 010.

ARTH 178 - Methods and Theories

Introduction to the foundational texts in Art History, Cultural Theory, and Aesthetics, with an emphasis on contemporary responses. Material and emphasis vary with instructor. Prerequisite: ARTH 006 or FTS 007 or FTS 008 or FTS 010.

ARTH 191 - Internship

On-site supervised work experience combined with a structured academic learning plan directed by a faculty member or a faculty-staff team in which a faculty member is the instructor of record, for which academic credit is awarded. Offered at department discretion. A contract must be obtained from and returned to the Department of Art and Art History before the end of the course add period. Prerequisites: Six hours of Art History courses at the 100- level; Junior standing; departmental permission.

ARTH 192 - D2:Inter Spec Topics Asian Art

See schedule of Course for specific titles. Prerequisite: three hours in Art History or Asian Studies.

ARTH 196 - Intermediate Special Topics

Intermediate courses or seminars on topics beyond the scope of existing departmental offerings. See Schedule of Courses for specific titles.

ARTH 198 - Undergraduate Research

Undergraduate student work on individual or small team research projects under the supervision of a faculty member, for which credit is awarded. Offered at department discretion. Prerequisite: Department permission.

ARTH 285 - D2: Seminar in Asian Art

Selected topics in Asian Art. Prerequisites: ARTH 008 or ARTH 184 or ARTH 185 or ARTH 186 or ARTH 187 or ARTH 188 or ARTH 192, and three additional hours in Art History or Asian Studies at the 100-level or above.