Modern Art in London
University of Westminster
Area of Study
European Studies, Studio Art, Visual Arts
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
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Recommended U.S. Semester Credits4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units6
Hours & Credits
*Note that 2MMA412 Modern Art in London is taught in Central London (not at Harrow Campus) and requires a GPA of 2.8 (not 3.0 as with all other Media, Arts and Design modules).
Theory - Portfolio TBC
The module will introduce students to modern art in London, and explore work from the Impressionists to the present day. Topics will include study of the major developments in twentieth century art including Cubism, Surrealism, Pop Art, Conceptual arts etc. through to the Young Brit. Artists (Damien Hirst, Tracey Emin etc.). The Turner Prize and the contemporary art scene in London. Teaching will be through gallery visits and lectures to discuss the work.
Assessment: Coursework - Workbook (100%)
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