Explore the art and architecture of the medieval period in this third course of our nine-part Art Through the Ages series.
From meticulous illuminated manuscripts to soaring Gothic cathedrals, this course will introduce students to the visual language of medieval monuments, paintings, sculptures, mosaics, and manuscripts. Topics will include the art and architecture of the Early Christian, Byzantine, Islamic, Romanesque, and Gothic periods.
By reconstructing the physical, geographical, sociological, and historical context in which the works were created, this Art History course aims to bring medieval art to life.
Note: Fulfills 1 unit towards the Art History requirement for the Art and the Creative Process Certificate.
Recommended text: Gardner's Art Through the Ages: A Concise History by F. Kleiner & C. Mamiya
Course Fee: $115
Offered in: Winter Quarter (online)
Course Number: ART-40434
Credit: 1.00 unit(s)
Related Certificate Programs: Art and the Creative Process
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1/10/2023 - 2/7/2023
This course is entirely web-based and to be completed asynchronously between the published course start and end dates. Synchronous attendance is NOT required.
You will have access to your online course on the published start date OR 1 business day after your enrollment is confirmed if you enroll on or after the published start date.
Bradley, Claire, M.A. in Italian Renaissance art history at Syracuse University in Florence, Italy where she taught art-history at monuments and museums
Claire Bradley teaches Art of the Medieval World for the Art & the Creative Process certificate program. Claire works in the arts education non-profit field. She earned her master’s degree in Italian Renaissance Art History and participated in a two-year teaching assistantship at Syracuse University in Florence. During this time, she taught undergraduate art history courses on-site at Florentine monuments and museums and led field trips throughout Italy, including Rome, Venice, Pisa and Urbino. Her master’s thesis has recently been published in an Italian scholarly journal. Now a resident of Long Beach, CA, Bradley enjoys cooking, drawing and keeping up her Italian skills.
Medieval Art 2nd
by Marilyn Stokstad
ISBN / ASIN: 9780813341149
You may purchase textbooks via the UC San Diego Bookstore.
Early enrollment advised.
No refunds after: 1/13/2023.
This is an Online Asynchronous course.
All instruction and course materials delivered and
completed online between the published course start and
end dates. You will have access to your course on the
published start date OR 1 business day after your
enrollment is confirmed, if you enroll on or after the
published start date.
To login to your course, go to your MyExtension
account, select My Courses, select this course and then
click the link that appears under Online Provider.
1/10/2023 - 2/7/2023
You will have access to your course materials on the published start date OR 1 business day after your enrollment is confirmed if you enroll on or after the published start date.
There are no sections of this course currently scheduled. Please contact the Arts, Humanities, Languages & Digital Arts department at 858-534-5760 or firstname.lastname@example.org for information about when this course will be offered again.