Instructor: Dr. Sarah Fowler email: sbfowler@noctrl.edu
SYLLABUS ONLINE RESOURCES WEEKLY ANALYSES HOMEPAGE
DATE Topic, Reading Assignments & Class Activities
WEEK 1
 September 11
Introduction to the Course
  • Introductions
  • Requirements
  • Assignments
  • Fieldtrip
  • Book Companion Website
  • Start "The Subjects and Vocabulary of Art History"
September 13 READ: Introduction: The Subjects and Vocabulary of Art History Sample Quiz [based on Tutorial Quiz on book website.]
First Analysis Due
WEEK 2
September 18
READ: Chapter 1: The Birth of Art: Africa, Europe, and the Near East in the Stone Age QUIZ 1
September 20 READ: Chapter 2. The Rise of Civilization: The Art of the Ancient Near East. 
Second Analysis Due
WEEK 3
September 25
READ: Chapter 3. Pharaohs and the Afterlife: The Art of Ancient Egypt. 
QUIZ 2
September 27 READ: Chapter 4. Minos and the Heroes of Homer: The Art of the Prehistoric Aegean.
Third Analysis Due
WEEK 4
October 2
READ: Chapter 5. Gods, Heroes, and Athletes: The Art of Ancient Greece.
QUIZ 3
October 4 READ: Chapter 5. continued
Fourth Analysis Due
WEEK 5
October 9
READ: Chapter 9. Italy before the Romans: The Art of the Etruscans
QUIZ 4
October 11 NO CLASS [to make up for the required fieldtrip in Week 7]
WEEK 6
October 16
MIDTERM
October 18 READ: Chapter 10. From Seven Hills to Three Continents: The Art of Ancient Rome.
WEEK 7
October 23
READ: Chapter 10. continued

QUIZ 5

October 25 READ: Chapter 10. continued

**The Required FIELDTRIP** is today. 

WEEK 8
October 30
READ: Chapter 11. Pagans, Christians, and Jews: The Art of Late Antiquity
QUIZ 6
November 1 READ: Chapter 12. Rome in the East: The Art of Byzantium.
Fifth Analysis Due
WEEK 9
November 6
READ: Chapter 16. Europe after the Fall of Rome: Early Medieval Art in the West. . 
QUIZ 7
November 8 READ: Chapter 17. The Age of Pilgrimages: Romanesque Art
Guest Lecturer: Prof Norval Bard
 
WEEK 10
November 13
READ: Chapter 18. The Age of the Great Cathedrals: Gothic Art. Sixth Analysis Due
November 15 READ: Chapter 18.continued. Closing Discussion
FINAL EXAM Tuesday, Nov. 20 at 10am-12 noon in Stadium 220
Ballet Comique de la Reine - France, 1582Ballet Comique de la Reine: 1582/FranceLa Sylphide: 1832/FranceFirebird: 1910/RussianSymphonic Variations: 1946/Great BritainAureole: 1968/United StatesRite of Spring [Bausch]: 1975/Germanysetstats