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ART 1011 Art History Survey I
3.0 Hours; 3.0 Credits

This introductory course presents a global view of art history through slide lectures and museum visits, with an emphasis on works of art found in New York City museums. It selectively surveys the visual arts of Europe from prehistory through the Middle Ages and concurrent historical periods in Egypt, the Near East, Islamic countries, Asia (India, China, Japan), Africa, and the ancient Americas

Baruch Common Core (for students who entered Baruch prior to Fall 2013): This course satisfies the Tier II Fine and Performing Arts requirement.

CUNY Pathways at Baruch (for students who entered Baruch Fall 2013 or later, or who “opt-in” to CUNY Pathways): This course satisfies the “Creative Expression” requirement of the Flexible Core.

Prerequisite: None