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ART 2237 History of American Art

Art history of the United States from the pre-colonial to contemporary periods.

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

Prereqs: NONE  


  • Recognize the major styles of American art, architecture and artists from the Pre-colonial through the Contemporary periods, including the styles and specific work of major artists.
  • Analyze American art in terms of its formal, cultural, historical, and iconographic contexts.
  • Critically compare and contrast works of American art and architecture in relation to stylistic, social and historic events.

Credit Hours: 3

Classroom Hours: 3