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John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: ART                                     Course Number: 108                                    
Course Title: Introduction of World Art I
Subject: Art
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


Through visual images, this course traces the development of world cultures by considering the evolution of the art and architecture of Africa, the Americas, Asia, and Europe from ancient times to the 14th Century. The panorama of painting, sculpture, and architecture is examined with a view to understanding the artworks as unique objects, and as expressions of particular civilizations and their social, religious, and political world views.

Start Date:    04/30/2011                         End Date: