Undergraduate Catalog 2018-2019

ART 240 Women and the Fine Arts(RLA)

(Also WGS 270). 4 hours; 4 credits. This course examines the two-fold relationship of women to the fine arts; their role as subjects and as artists. Topics such as the portrayal of women as goddess, mother, and housewife, and as artist will be undertaken with a view to the social and historical input and implication of this imagery. The circumstances of women artists from the Renaissance to the present will also be considered. (arts & com) (p&d) (TALA). Prerequisites: ENG 111, and (WGS 100 or ART 100, ART 200 or ART 201) or the permission of the instructor. Please Note: this course satisfies the college option.

Credits

4

Cross Listed Courses

WGS 270