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VISA 3B14
Italian Art History II: Florence Program
0.50 Credit(s)
Academic Course
Prerequisite: Must be accepted into the Florence Off-campus Studies Program and have completed 7.5 credits, including 1.0 credit of second-year liberal studies (including 0.5 VISC credit).
Taught in Florence and Rome, this course focuses on the development of the High Renaissance from the late quattrocento in Florence to its peak in 16th-century Rome. The subjective and anti-Classical style of early-Mannerist artists is studied, as well as selected monuments that illustrate the continuation of Renaissance tendencies and concepts into the Baroque era. Artworks and monuments are studied in their original settings and a three-day field trip to Rome is dedicated to viewing the most important monuments in the Vatican collections and in the city.
Anti-requisite: Students who have taken FLOR 3B02 or VISC 3B14 may not take this course for further credit.
Notes: Only available to students enrolled in the Florence program.

Course code change 2011-12
Course was last updated May 3, 2011 - 4:09 PM