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Fall 2024
Jun 17, 2024
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AD 38400 - Contemporary Art
Credit Hours: 3.00. A comprehensive overview of the visual arts from the 1940's to the present, designed to help students understand the cultural, social, and historical dynamics that influence artistic creation, and reflect upon the artists' role in contemporary societies.
3.000 Credit hours

Syllabus Available
Levels: Undergraduate, Graduate, Professional
Schedule Types: Distance Learning, Lecture

Offered By: College of Liberal Arts
Department: Patti & Rusty Rueff Schl DAP

Course Attributes:
M Fine Arts, S General Education, GTC-Humanistic-Artistic, UC-Humanities, Upper Division

May be offered at any of the following campuses:     
      West Lafayette

Learning Outcomes: 1. Identify individuals who have made a major contribution to a style or period. 2. Compare artworks by identifying their differences and similarities. 3. Define terms and concepts in relation to a particular style, artist, or artwork. 4. Discuss historical events, social forces, and cultural trends that have had an influence on a particular style, artist, or artwork. 5. Develop analytical and writing skills through textual studies of primary and secondary sources, as well as written exercises.


Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Programs:     
      Design Studies-BA
      Visual Arts-BFA
      Art Studies-BA

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