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Introduction to History of Art and Design

Undergraduate | CUR-VIS18 | 2024

Travel back through centuries of art history. Traverse European and Eastern countries as you learn what inspired and influenced artistic movements. Identify hallmarks of artworks created under the banner of modernism, romanticism and expressionism.

Study method
100% online
Assessments
100% online
Enrol by
18 Aug 2024
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
Duration
13 weeks
Start dates
26 Feb 2024,
27 May 2024,
26 Aug 2024,
25 Nov 2024

Price from

$1,118

Upfront cost

$0

HECS-HELP and FEE-HELP available

Introduction to History of Art and Design

About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

    1. research the major developments in Western art and design history and explain how they were related to the cultural context in which they occurred.
    2. demonstrate and present clear articulation of research-based analysis using appropriate technologies.
    3. demonstrate the ability to synthesise new knowledge in the analysis of any art and design work.
    4. demonstrate the ability to research for the analysis of an art and design work.

Entry requirements

Others

You must have a high level of proficiency in the English language and competent essay writing skills.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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