Dec 04, 2020  
Official Course Syllabi 2020-2021 
    
Official Course Syllabi 2020-2021
Add to Favorites (opens a new window)

ARTT 2660 - Art of the Western World: Renaissance To Modern

Credit Hours: 3.00


Prerequisites: None

(formerly ARTT 2620)

Survey of architecture, sculpture, painting from the Renaissance through modern times. Outstanding personalities and historical background.

Contact Hours: 3
Billable Contact Hours: 3
OUTCOMES AND OBJECTIVES
Outcome 1: Upon completion of this course, students will be able to discriminate between stylistic characteristics of Western art historical periods from the Renaissance through modern times.

Objectives: The student will:

  1. Recognize stylistic characteristics of Western art historical periods from the Renaissance through modern times
  2. Define stylistic characteristics of Western art historical periods from the Renaissance through modern times
  3. Compare stylistic characteristics of Western art historical periods from the Renaissance through modern times

Outcome 2: Upon completion of this course, students will be able to apply the vocabulary of art history as it pertains to art from Western periods from the Renaissance through modern times.

Objectives: The student will:

  1. Define key terms used in art historical analysis for periods of Western art historical periods from the Renaissance through modern times
  2. Use key terms in an analysis of Western art historical periods from the Renaissance through modern times

Outcome 3: Upon completion of this course, students will be able to identify the formal elements of art.

Objectives: The student will:

  1. Recognize the elements of form
  2. Recognize the elements of compositional design
  3. Analyze the relationship between form and content
  4. Evaluate the relationship between form and content

COMMON DEGREE OUTCOMES
(Bulleted outcomes apply to the course)

  • 1. The graduate can integrate the knowledge and technological skills necessary to be a successful learner.
  • 2. The graduate can demonstrate how to think competently.
  1. The graduate can demonstrate how to employ mathematical knowledge.
  1. The graduate can demonstrate how to communicate competently.
  • 5. The graduate is sensitive to issues relating to a diverse, global society.

COURSE CONTENT OUTLINE
Unit 1

  1. Renaissance Italy
  2. Northern (Netherlands)
  3. England
  4. Germany
  5. Venice

Unit 2

  1. Baroque & Rococo
  2. Neoclassical
  3. Romantic & Realism

Unit 3

  1. Post-Impressionism
  2. Early 20th Century
  3. Mid to Late 20th Century

Primary Faculty
Mitchell, Todd
Secondary Faculty

Associate Dean
Ternullo, Annette
Dean
Pritchett, Marie



Official Course Syllabus - Macomb Community College, 14500 E 12 Mile Road, Warren, MI 48088



Add to Favorites (opens a new window)