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ART 2230 Art History: Ancient through Medieval Periods

Art history from early cave paintings through the Medieval period of Western civilization.

Division: Liberal Arts, Communication and Social Sciences
Department: Art
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: Yes

Prereqs: NONE  


  • Recognize the chronology and major styles of western art and artists from Prehistoric through Medieval periods, including the styles and specific work of major artists.
  • Analyze art in terms of its formal, cultural, historical, iconographic contexts using correct art historical terminology.
  • Apply critical thinking by comparing, contrasting and interpreting works of art in terms of style, period, influences and iconography.

Credit Hours: 3

Classroom Hours: 3