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History of Art and Civilization

Winter 2018 Courses

January 2 - January 18

Spring 2018 Courses

January 29 - May 23

 

HA 111 History of Western Art and Civilization: Ancient Prehistory Through the Middle Ages
3 credits In-state $585 Out-of-state $1,758
Presents the history of Western art and civilization from Paleolithic times through the Middle Ages. Illustrated lectures stress political, economic, and social conditions as reflected in architecture, painting, and sculpture. (G5: Western Civilization; G7: Humanities)BR>
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CRN Section Day Time Location
4975 35A M 6:30 pm-9:20 pm B508
4976 35B T 6:30 pm-9:20 pm B734


HA 112 History of Western Art and Civilization: Renaissance to the Modern Era
3 credits In-state $585 Out-of-state $1,758
Online: In-state $630 Out-of-state $1,803
Presents the history of Western art and civilization from the early Renaissance to the modern era. Illustrated lectures explore painting, sculpture, and architecture in relation to pertinent religious, political, economic, and social conditions. (G5: Western Civilization; G7: Humanities)

WINTER

CRN Section Day Time Location
1218 35A M T W R F 9:00 am-12:15 pm B503
1219 OL1   ONLINE COURSE

SPRING

CRN Section Day Time Location
4983 35A T 6:30 pm-9:20 pm B508
17541 35B W 6:30 pm-9:20 pm B508
15862 35C R 6:30 pm-9:20 pm B506
17728 35D M 6:30 pm-9:20 pm B734
9275 OL1   ONLINE COURSE
12430 OL2   ONLINE COURSE
13601 OL3   ONLINE COURSE
15865 OL4   ONLINE COURSE
16218 OL5   ONLINE COURSE


HA 121 Cities and Civilizations: The Eastern Mediterranean World, c. 3000 BCE-1000 CE
3 credits In-state $585 Out-of-state $1,758
Online: In-state $630 Out-of-state $1,803
Students examine the art and civilization of the ancient to medieval eastern Mediterranean (including western Asia) from a non-Western perspective. Illustrated lectures and discussions survey the cultures, societies, and arts of the great urban centers of antiquity up to the Crusades. (G7: Humanities; G9: Other World Civilizations)

SPRING

CRN Section Day Time Location
11304 35A T 6:30 pm-9:20 pm B736
14234 OL1   ONLINE COURSE


HA 214 Art in New York
3 credits In-state $585 Out-of-state $1,758
Selected studies in the history of art, utilizing resources available in New York City. Critical and historical investigations arise from direct study of art and architecture. (G6: Arts; G7: Humanities)

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CRN Section Day Time Location
8717 35A S 2:10 pm-5:00 pm B504
9801 35B S 2:10 pm-5:00 pm B860


HA 217 History of Avant-Garde Film
3 credits In-state $585 Out-of-state $1,758
Prerequisite: LA 141 (also known as FI 111) or HA 112
This course is cross-listed with FI 224. This course is a survey of major moments in avant-garde film from 1895 to the present. Through readings and discussions, students explore theories of avant-gardism and study how such films are expressions of the historical, cultural, and philosophical contexts of their production. (G7: Humanities)

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CRN Section Day Time Location
14632 35A W 6:30 pm-10:20 pm D207


HA 219 African-American Art
3 creditsOnline: In-state $630 Out-of-state $1,803
Diverse African traditions have contributed to the rich fabric of American life since the 17th century. Students study the continuities and disruptions of these traditions in art, from the first moments of slavery through the contemporary era. (G7: Humanities; G10: American History)

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CRN Section Day Time Location
17219 OL1   ONLINE COURSE
17720 OL2   ONLINE COURSE


HA 221 East Asian Art and Civilization
3 creditsOnline: In-state $630 Out-of-state $1,803
Introduces major characteristics of East Asian civilizations through a survey of traditional art and architecture. Illustrated lectures survey artistic traditions in relation to historical, religious, and social aspects of these civilizations. (G7: Humanities; G9: Other World Civilizations)

WINTER

CRN Section Day Time Location
1222 OL1   ONLINE COURSE

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CRN Section Day Time Location
13087 OL1   ONLINE COURSE
14421 OL2   ONLINE COURSE
16758 OL3   ONLINE COURSE
17419 OL4   ONLINE COURSE


HA 223 African Art and Civilization
3 credits In-state $585 Out-of-state $1,758 Online: In-state $630 Out-of-state $1,803
Surveys cultures of sub-Saharan Africa. Illustrated lectures present art and architecture in relation to history, religion, economic conditions, and social and political structures. (G7: Humanities; G9: Other World Civilizations)

WINTER

CRN Section Day Time Location
1220 35A M T W R F 1:00 pm-4:15 pm B504
1221 OL1   ONLINE COURSE

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CRN Section Day Time Location
17714 35B T 6:30 pm-9:20 pm B504
15185 OL1   ONLINE COURSE
16592 OL2   ONLINE COURSE


HA 224 Pre-Columbian Art and Civilization
3 credits In-state $585 Out-of-state $1,758
Surveys civilizations of Latin America prior to the arrival of Columbus. Illustrated lectures focus on art, architecture, and performance in relation to economic conditions, history, and religion. (G7: Humanities; G9: Other World Civilizations)

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CRN Section Day Time Location
17535 35A W 6:30 pm-9:20 pm B860


HA 225 Art and Civilization of India
3 creditsOnline: In-state $630 Out-of-state $1,803
Introduces major characteristics of Indian civilization through a survey of its traditions of art and architecture. Illustrated lectures survey artistic tradition in relation to historical, religious, and social aspects of this civilization. (G7: Humanities; G9: Other World Civilizations)

WINTER

CRN Section Day Time Location
1305 OL1   ONLINE COURSE

SPRING

CRN Section Day Time Location
16456 OL1   ONLINE COURSE


HA 226 Art and Civilization of the Islamic World
3 credits In-state $585 Out-of-state $1,758
Online: In-state $630 Out-of-state $1,803
This course examines the art and civilization of the Islamic world, from the birth of Islam in the seventh century CE to the present. Students are introduced to the spiritual, philosophical, and sociopolitical factors that led to the formation of this multiethnic style. (G7: Humanities; G9: Other World Civilizations)

WINTER

CRN Section Day Time Location
1304 OL1   ONLINE COURSE

SPRING

CRN Section Day Time Location
9649 35A M 6:30 pm-9:20 pm B860
14567 OL1   ONLINE COURSE
16118 OL2   ONLINE COURSE


HA 229 Korean Art and Civilization
3 creditsOnline: In-state $585 Out-of-state $1,758
This course is a survey of the art and civilization of Korea from its prehistoric origins to the early 21st century. We will examine how Korea created artistic traditions in response to regional and international trends and how Korea adopted new artistic styles through relationships with China and Japan. (G7: Humanities; G9: Other World Civilizations)

WINTER

CRN Section Day Time Location
1341 OL1   ONLINE COURSE


HA 231 Modern Art
3 credits In-state $585 Out-of-state $1,758
Online: In-state $630 Out-of-state $1,803
Prerequisite: HA 112
Presents the history of Western art from the 19th century through the mid-20th century in the context of cultural history. (G7: Humanities)

WINTER

CRN Section Day Time Location
1224 35A M T W R F 1:00 pm-4:15 pm B503

SPRING

CRN Section Day Time Location
8490 35A T 6:30 pm-9:20 pm B860
4994 35B W 6:30 pm-9:20 pm B504
15194 35C R 6:30 pm-9:20 pm B734
9089 OL1   ONLINE COURSE
14229 OL2   ONLINE COURSE
15704 OL3   ONLINE COURSE


HA 243 History of Photography
3 creditsOnline: In-state $630 Out-of-state $1,803
A history of photography from its beginnings to the present day. Illustrated lectures present a chronological survey that focuses on photographers, technical advancements, and aesthetic considerations in the context of pertinent ideas and events. (G7: Humanities)

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CRN Section Day Time Location
16872 OL1   ONLINE COURSE


HA 314 History of American Art
3 credits In-state $834 Out-of-state $2,523
Online: In-state $879 Out-of-state $2,568
Prerequisite: HA 112 or equivalent, or approval of chair
A history of art in America from the early colonial period to the early 20th century. Illustrated lectures present painting, sculpture, and architecture in relation to pertinent religious, political, economic, and social conditions. (G7: Humanities; G10: American History)

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CRN Section Day Time Location
5511 85A R 6:30 pm-9:20 pm B508
15867 OL1   ONLINE COURSE
17742 OL2   ONLINE COURSE


HA 331 Contemporary Art and Culture: 1945 to the Present
3 credits In-state $834 Out-of-state $2,523
Online: In-state $879 Out-of-state $2,568
Prerequisite: HA 231 or approval of chair
Presents the recent history of Western art and culture. Illustrated lectures present artistic developments in relation to pertinent ideas and events in contemporary culture. (G7: Humanities)

WINTER

CRN Section Day Time Location
1225 OL1   ONLINE COURSE

SPRING

CRN Section Day Time Location
17542 85A R 6:30 pm-9:20 pm B860
11591 OL1   ONLINE COURSE
16603 OL2   ONLINE COURSE


HA 344 History of Western Costume
3 credits In-state $834 Out-of-state $2,523
Online: In-state $879 Out-of-state $2,568
Prerequisite: HA 112
Illustrated lectures present the historical and social development of Western costume, from antiquity to the present, in the context of the history of art and design. (G7: Humanities)

SPRING

CRN Section Day Time Location
15650 85A T 6:30 pm-9:20 pm D509
16085 OL1   ONLINE COURSE


HA 346 Twentieth-Century Fashion and Art
3 creditsOnline: In-state $879 Out-of-state $2,568
Prerequisite: HA 112
A survey of 20th-century fashionable dress in the context of the history of art and design, with emphasis on the work of leading fashion designers. Students study garments and accessories in the collection of the Museum at FIT, as well as photographs, fashion illustrations, and films.

SPRING

CRN Section Day Time Location
17254 OL1   ONLINE COURSE
 
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