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Introduction to the History of Art 1

Introduction to the History of Art 1 is a course run by Trinity College Dublin, Dublin. For more information about Introduction to the History of Art 1 at Trinity College Dublin, please review the details below.

This module offers a survey of art up to the end of seventeenth century, with a focus primarily, although not exclusively, on the Western world. It provides an introduction to the critical analysis of artworks, including painting, mosaic, fine metalwork, manuscripts, and sculpture.
The module considers such matters as the iconography of major religious and mythological subjects, issues of style, the functions of works of art, as well as the range of technical methods employed by artists. Art works are considered in the context of influential factors such as historical period, geographic location, inter-cultural influences and the prevailing social, political and religious environments.

Lecturers: Dr Peter Cherry, Dr Christine Casey, Dr Rachel Moss, Dr Angela Griffith.

You may apply online or by phone* as follows:

ONLINE: You may register and pay by credit/debit card online at AFTER enrolments open for each term.

By telephone: Please text ‘APPLY FOR COURSE’ TO 087 257 2015* and you will receive a call back.

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Training ProviderTrinity College Dublin
Course LocationDublin
Location PostcodeDublin 2
Awarding BodyTrinity College Dublin
Course DurationThis lecture-only module comprises of two lectures per week over one term.
Course Fee150
Phone087 257 2015
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