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Art History I

Art History I

Sophia's Art History I course helps you master fundamentals of art history from prehistoric times to the Renaissance. In this course, you will explore art exhibits, analyze buildings and architecture, and examine art in everyday life. Full Description

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  • 3 semester credits at CSU Global
  • CSU Global Equivalency: Arts & Humanities
  • Category: Arts & Humanities

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Sophia's Art History I course helps you master fundamentals of art history from prehistoric times to the Renaissance. In this course, you will explore art exhibits, analyze buildings and architecture, and examine art in everyday life.

Assessments & Grading
This is a pass/fail course. You'll complete 15 Challenge assessments (these are like quizzes) and 3 Milestone assessments (this are like tests) with an overall score of 70% or better.

Learning Outcomes
At the end of the course you'll be able to:

  • Describe the basics of art history
  • Recognize movements that have been significant in art history
  • Identify methods used to evaluate artwork
  • Characterize the art and architecture from prehistoric times through early Renaissance
  • Analyze various works of art according to specific criteria
  • Understand the cultural significance of various works of art
  • Recognize characteristics or ways to identify art from different regions of the world

Reviews

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124 Student Reviews
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by Mary Johanna D. on July 14, 2019
This is an excellent course. The degree of detail could have been immense, however, the way the information is laid out makes it very digestible. I would recommend this course to everyone!
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by Erik H. on July 12, 2019
N/a
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by Taner S. on July 9, 2019
Yay!!
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by agnar j. on July 9, 2019
Sophia courses allows me to learn at my own pace. The course also allows me to fast forward if there are subject areas I am familiar with. This course is no exception and I highly recommend it for anyone needing Art History.
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by Erica N. on July 4, 2019
A ton of content- kind of a grind. Be organized in your notes- draw a lot of pictures, staple each section together. It takes a lot of time and the videos are a bit dry after a while. They also seem to time out a lot and you have to go back and restart. I needed an art history class (not something I wanted to take)- so take my review with a grain of salt. Not very engaging for me. I was overwhelmed by the amount of information. The beginning not so much. From what I hear- this is just the nature of art history. I guess you either love it or not so much. Personally I would rate this a 3- but I think as far as information goes there is a lot and a 4 is a fair rating (taking out my bias of not really that interested in the mass quantity of information).
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by April P. on July 3, 2019
This class was Hard and stressful. I had no knowledge of art and I almost gave up. Glad I stayed the course and finished.
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by Michael B. on July 2, 2019
I was skeptical of taking this course. I thought it would be a boring list of paintings to memorize. Boy was I wrong! A fascinating journey from prehistory to the renaissance including art, culture, religion, and architecture from all over the world. I'll be taking Art History II for sure.
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by Paul C. on June 30, 2019
Good class

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  • Q: Does Sophia accept third-party payment for tuition, such as financial aid or military benefits?
    A: Sophia courses are not eligible for most third party payment methods, and must be paid for by credit or debit card. Tuition is due at the time of course registration. Sophia offers both full and partial payment plans as part of the registration process.
  • Q: When do the courses start and how long do I have to complete a course?
    A: You choose your own start date and have 60 days to complete each course. However, because the courses are self-paced, you can complete them in fewer than 60 days.
  • Q: Where do I get the textbooks for my course?
    A: You do not need any textbooks for Sophia courses. All material is taught by video and text-based tutorials that are in the course room, and are included in the cost.
  • Q: How am I graded in the course?
    A: Your overall score is derived from how you do on two types of assessments: Challenges, which are formative assessments, and Milestones, which are summative assessments. Sophia’s English Composition I, Foundations of English Composition, and Public Speaking courses also include written assignments, called Touchstones, that also contribute to your overall score.
  • Q: How do I know which courses I should take?
    A: Consult with your academic adviser at your university to determine specifically which Sophia courses could fit into your program. You can download the course syllabus directly from our site to share with your school advisor.

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