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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  


  • Analyze African art in terms of its formal, cultural, historical, and iconographic contexts.
  • Critically interpret works of African art.
  • 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.

Credit Hours: 3

Classroom Hours: 3