2019 - 2020 College Catalog 
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2019 - 2020 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HUMN 101 - Art Appreciation

Credit Hours: 3
Lecture Hours: 3
Laboratory Hours: 0

Prerequisite(s): None

Restriction(s): None

Corequisite(s): None

This course surveys basic art principles and concepts together with their historical development as shown in representative works of painting, sculpture, and architecture.

Student Learning Outcomes of the Course: SUNY GE 8: Students will demonstrate understanding of at least one principal form of artistic expression and the creative process inherent therein.

Students will be able to:

  1. Identify the elements of art, and principles of design using descriptive language; and articulate supported interpretations of select works.
  2. Create original artwork in which students effectively utilize the elements of art and principles of design to demonstrate key characteristics of select styles/periods.
  3. Identify select artworks, artists, and styles/periods in the history of art.
  4. Explain major developments in the history of art, and how socio-cultural change has affected artists.