|Short Description:||Introduction to Art Theory|
|Faculty or Section :||Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts|
|School or Department :||School of Creative Arts|
|Student contribution band :||Band 1|
|ASCED code :||100301 - Fine Arts|
|Grading basis :||Graded|
|Version produced :||1 June 2020|
This course will offer a 20th century historical perspective of the visual arts and establish the basic philosophical, artistic and theoretical concepts which have developed, shaped and produced a variety of artistic outcomes which are seminal within Modernism and Post-Modernism. Students will also be encouraged to appreciate the historical underpinnings which have shaped and directed the practice of art in the 20th century by explaining and comparing the various art movements and artists that were central to this period of art.