Sophia's Introduction to Art History course helps you gain mastery of the basic art history elements of the Western world from prehistoric to modern times. In this course, you will explore art exhibits, analyze buildings and architecture, and examine art in everyday life. Full Description
3 semester credits
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This Introduction to Art History Course uses problem-based learning that shows you how to apply your knowledge in real-world situations. Our Many Ways™ learning model feature multiple teachers and various instructional styles for each concept so you can find a style that meshes with your individual learning preference. This rich, immersive experience helps you better understand and retain information, for an all-around smarter way to learn.
Sophia's Introduction to Art History Course helps you gain mastery of the basic art history elements of the Western world from prehistoric to modern times. In this Course, you will explore art exhibits, analyze buildings and architecture, and examine art in everyday life.
In Sophia's Introduction to Art History Course, you will complete a series of assessments comprised of 18 Challenge assessments and 6 Milestone assessments tied to the following learning outcomes:
Hi Alyssa -- Even though you did not enjoy the course, you are to be congratulated for your good work, and your successful course completion! Best wishes for your future studies, and we hope to see you in a future Sophia course. Thank you.— Mike F. | Sophia Learning Coach
David -- Congratulations on your successful course completion. Yes, this is an introductory course that covers a broad range of periods, artists and styles. For many students, this be a fun way to get exposure to a vast world of art. We are pleased to see you did well in the course, and hope to have you in a future course with us.— Mike F. | Sophia Learning Coach
Hi Katelin, Congratulations on your accomplishment! You successfully completed the course and we hope to see you again in a future Sophia course.— Mike F. | Sophia Learning Coach
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