ART 227 History of Arab Art and Architecture

Credit Hours: 
3.00
Course Description: 

Presents an overview of the art, architecture, culture, and history of the Arab world. Discusses the history and development of Arab visual art and architecture from around 1000 BCE to the present time. Explains the relationship between the artistic forms of Arab art with different religious and political factors as well as the impact of different cultures on the identity of Arab art. A field trip to a major museum is required.

Prerequisites: 
ENG 081 eligible
Co-requisites: 
None