AHIS BC1001 Introduction to Art History I. 4 points.

BC: Fulfillment of General Education Requirement: Historical Studies (HIS)., BC: Fulfillment of General Education Requirement: Cultures in Comparison (CUL)., BC: Fulfillment of General Education Requirement: The Visual and Performing Arts (ART)., Discussion Section Required

Attempting to offer an introduction to artistic creation on a global scale, this course is team-taught by specialists in a number of different cultural and historical traditions. In the fall semester we will discuss the art of Europe, the Middle East, India, Japan, and China, in periods ranging from the Paleolithic to the Renaissance. Museum trips are an integral part of the course. Note: weekly discussion groups to be arranged. Discussion Section Required.

Fall 2020: AHIS BC1001
Course Number Section/Call Number Times/Location Instructor Points Enrollment
AHIS 1001 001/00360 M W 2:40pm - 3:55pm
Room TBA
Gregory Bryda 4 88

Art History

Barnard College


500 Diana Center 212-854-2118  212-854-8442 (fax) email: arthistory@barnard.edu Department Administrator: Elisabeth Sher