Theory-Based Directed Studies
Trends in the visual arts; theory-based readings, writing, and art practice.
ART
695R
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesGraduate status.
 TaughtWinter
Course Outcomes: 


Historical Context

Students will gain an understanding of a broad range of art theory as it relates to the specific area of emphasis chosen for the course.

Final Thesis Preparation

Students will contextualize their own art in relation to the art theory of emphasis, through research, readings, writing, and presentations.

Spiritual and Ethical

Students will critically examine spiritual values and ethical issues relevant to contemporary art practice.

Ethics

Students will critically examine spiritual values and ethical issues relevant to contemporary art and their own artistic practice.

Historical and Theoretical Perspective

Students will broaden and deepen their knowledge of art theory through history and in contemporary contexts.