Programs & Courses
ARHI 201 - World Art Before 1300 CE
World Art Before 1300 CE
This course examines art, architecture, and material culture from prehistory to 1300 CE. Students will learn toanalyze and understand art from different time periods and cultural traditions by analyzing the visual cultureof diverse groups and will consider issues such as the representations of authority and power, cultural identity,and cultural exchange. We will examine art from diverse cultures including the prehistoric world, theMediterranean, the Islamic world, the Americas, Asia, and Europe. NOTE: Students cannot receive credit for both ARHI 201 and ARTH 1101.