Feb 04, 2023  
Course Catalog 2022-2023 
    
Course Catalog 2022-2023
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ARTH 110 - Christian Art: A Global History

FC ARHU CD
4 credits
A survey of Christian art and architecture from its origins in the third century CE to the present, including all regions where Christian art has been produced, from the Middle East and Europe to Ethiopia, Asia and the Americas. Topics to be considered include the invention(s) of Jesus’ appearance, icons and iconoclasm, religious architecture, art’s role in the Reformation, its use by missionaries, and contemporary Christian art. The course uses this broad topic to introduce the discipline of art history, and makes extended use of the Allen’s collections. Field trips required.
Does this course require off campus field trips? Yes

This course is appropriate for new students.



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