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Course Description

Schoolcraft is excited to offer traditional credit face-to-face, hybrid, online, and remote classes for Fall 2020 while providing students a safe experience based on recent COVID-19 concerns.

Please see the COVID-19 web page to learn more. Keep checking the schedule for additions on our New, Added, and Late Starting Courses web page.

Art and Design - ART 115

Art History 1

4 Credit Hours
4 Lecture Hours

Course Description

This art history course examines the development of western art from Prehistory through the 14th century with emphasis on various societies, artists and art forms including painting, sculpture and architecture.

Prerequisites

(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

  • None.

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Analyze the ways in which the visual arts can function within the context of society.
  • Examine the relationship of various art forms to each other.
  • Explore the most important developments and styles within the broad estate of art from Prehistory to the Renaissance.
  • Explain the basic design elements of painting, sculpture, and other art forms.
  • Explain the materials used to create a specific work of art.
  • Explain the elements of color and line used to create a specific work of art.
  • Explain the element(s) of form and focus used in a specific work of art.
  • Apply stylistic terminology to a specific work of art.
  • Explain how various works of art represent the artistic style or period in which they were created.
  • Explain how and why artists created their work.
  • Evaluate art works on a content level.
  • Analyze works of art from an historical context.

Course Schedule

 CourseSectionCourse TitleLocationCredit HoursInstructorsSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusFeeDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2020; ART AND DESIGN; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 09/22/2020

 115142424Art History 1ONL4Olson S2/31/0Open$12.00 

Fall; 2020; ART AND DESIGN; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/31/2020

 115140202Art History 1RMT4Ewing K13/24/0Open$12.00M W  10:00 AM-11:54 AM WEBWEB
 115140252Art History 1RMT4Ewing K19/24/0Open$12.00W  06:00 PM-09:52 PM WEBWEB
 115142314Art History 1ONL4Olson S2/31/0Open$12.00 

Winter; 2021; ART AND DESIGN; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 02/02/2021

 115112348Art History 1ONL4Olson S27/31/0Open$12.00 

Winter; 2021; ART AND DESIGN; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 01/11/2021

 115112338Art History 1ONL4Olson S11/31/0Open$12.00 

Key: Day of the Week

  • T = Tuesday
  • R = Thursday
  • S = Saturday
  • X = Sunday