ARTD 3260 Image and Word in Western Culture
(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as ART 62.10.
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1 hour recitation, 1 hour lecture, 2 hours laboratory, a minimum of 4 hours independent work§; 3 credits
Study of visual language and its extensions from the Renaissance to modern times. Individual components of line, color, and composition will be explored. Examination of how meaning is constructed and communicated into visual language through the consideration of illuminated manuscripts, illustrated books, paintings, architectural design, film, video, and communication arts.
Prerequisite: Art 1050 [1.3] or Core Studies 2.1 or Core Curriculum 1120 [1.2].
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