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College Catalogs

2015-2016 Catalog (Courses updated for 2016-2017)

    Housatonic Community College
  Dec 11, 2017
2017-2018 Academic Catalog

ART* E203 - Introduction to African Art (3 credits)

Previously AR 241

Code(s): AESX, FINA
Prerequisite(s): ENG* E101  
An introduction to the art of Africa. The course is intended to develop an understanding of African art on its own terms: its sources and meanings; its cultural and intellectual perspectives; its connections with the larger society and modernism. The course will conclude with a preview of contemporary African art and translations of African art in the visual traditions of blacks in the Diaspora (the Americas and the Caribbean). Course Outline: ART 203