The Golden Age of Spanish Art

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Course No: ARHI.3350-081; SIS Class Nbr: 1156; SIS Term: 3130
Course Status: Open

Course Description

This course is a survey of art in Spain from the discovery of the Americas in 1492 through the mid-seventeenth. This roughly 150-year period, known as the Spanish Golden Age or Siglo de Oro, witnessed the expansion of the Spanish empire across the Atlantic and Asia and gave rise to many of Spain's greatest artistic achievements. This course will survey the unprecedented contributions of Spanish painters, sculptors and architects; the patrons and political forces contributing to this Golden Age of artistic production; and the place of the Spanish golden Age within broader European and global contexts.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Prerequisites: ENGL 1020 College Writing II.
  • Special Notes:
  • Section Notes:
  • Core Codes: SPANISH, AH, DCA, ARHI, MEDI
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Marina Schneider
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Spring 2022: Jan 18 to Mar 13
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1140
  • Note: There is a $30 per semester registration fee for credit courses.

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