AHIS 13 World Art and Visual Culture
3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 1A
Thematic survey of the art and visual culture of Asia, Africa, the Islamic world, Oceania, and the Americas, covering the ancient, traditional, post-colonial, and contemporary art of each region. Artistic and cultural traditions will be examined in context. Methodologies of contemporary and global visual culture will be studied. Field trips may be required.