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
Guaranteed to transfer to our partner colleges and universities.* See Partners
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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 Tracy - Thanks for your feedback. Yes, this is a comprehensive course. To clarify, each unit Milestone provides feedback on the questions you missed and provides the correct answers and links to the instructional content. The final ID Verification Milestone is comprised of questions tied to concepts you previously answered correctly, so questions you missed will not appear on the final. As always, Sophia Learning Coaches are here to help you during the course.— Mike F. | Sophia Learning Coach
Shawntay- congrats on passing! We hope you enjoyed the course.— Amanda S. | Sophia Learning Coach
Hi Bryan It sounds like you did not the subject matter, but you did well in completing the course, and earning credits towards your undergraduate degree. Congratulations!— Mike F. | Sophia Learning Coach
Hi Marissa, Congratulations on completing the course, even though Art History is not your favorite subject!— Mike F. | Sophia Learning Coach
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