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:
Rhea - Congratulations on your successful course completion, and earning these credits towards your degree! Yes, in this course, some questions require an exact term, especially when its an artist's name, or the title of work of art. Thank you, and we hope to see you in a future Sophia course.— Mike F. | Sophia Learning Coach
Congratulations Barbara on your successful course completion. Yes, this is a rigorous college-level course. Please remember that our Learning Coaches can help steer you to the right study content when you have any trouble finding it yourself. We hope to see you in a future Sophia course. Thank you!— Mike F. | Sophia Learning Coach
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
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