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1: Introduction

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    Learning Objectives

    After successful completion of this module, you will be able to:

    • Understand and apply the basic concepts and terminology of Art History as a discipline
    • Investigate and apply the fundamental questions we ask when looking at an art object
    • Discuss, collaborate, and generate understanding as to the meaning of works of art and architecture

    This chapter will serve as an introduction to the History of Art. We will cover some important art historical concepts and terms. It is imperative to understand the “language” of Art History in order to evaluate works of art.


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