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Spring 2011
Dec 12,2017
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The description and topics of this course change from semester-to-semester, as well as from instructor-to-instructor. Prerequisites: varies with the topic offered. ARHT 490 ADVANCED RESEARCH PROJECTS IN ART HISTORY. In this seminar-format class students will pursue a topic of their choice in the field of art history in depth and design their own culminating project, whether it be in the form of a written paper, a series of works of art, or another format. In the first third of the semester, we will study research methods, and approaches to the history of art, while developing individual project plans and goals. In the remaining time, students will develop meaningful projects related to their professional goals, and involving extensive art historical inquiry in a workshop format in which students share their progress and findings each week. Past projects include: researching and designing an exhibition on French Symbolist painters, studying and writing on the controversy surrounding the recent cleaning of Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel Ceiling, or designing a set of lesson plans on art and religion from around the globe. The course is approriate for ambitious juniors and seniors from any major.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture

Art History Department

Course Attributes:
CA-School Core-400 Level

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     

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