ART*393*10 Description

Methods of Art History: Junior Seminar

Required of all art history majors, this seminar, which should be taken in the spring semester of the junior year, will provide a more theoretical framework for art and its histories than is possible in 300-level courses, while also modeling the best professional practices. The class is run in a seminar format with student oral presentations, close analysis of assigned texts, and frequent written assignments. The seminar's exploration of the variety of methodologies in the discipline of art history helps to prepare students for writing the senior thesis in art history. Student must have taken ART*200