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Sinclair College

ART 2238 History of African Art

History of African art from ancient to contemporary periods.

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

Prereqs: NONE  


  • Demonstrate competencies in developing a working knowledge of major cultural styles of African art and artists from ancient through contemporary periods, including the styles and specific work of major modern and contemporary African artists.
  • Analyze African art in terms of its formal, cultural, historical, and iconographic contexts.
  • Critically interpret works of African art.

Credit Hours: 3

Classroom Hours: 3