Paris in Art
Queen Mary, University of London
Area of Study
Art History, 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
OverviewCredits: 15.0Overlap: FRE4023Prerequisite: NoneThis module introduces students to the historical, political, social and artistic life of Paris (19th and 21st century), through the study of a range of visual media, including painting, photography, film, posters, bande dessinée, as well as related texts. Topics will include: representations of Paris by artists from Impressionism to Surrealism; International Exhibitions; Paris as spectacle; Paris and revolution (1848, 1968); imagining Paris tomorrow. Students will acquire analytical tools to discuss visual documents in relation to historical and cultural issues.Assessment: 50.0% Coursework, 50.0% ExaminationSemester 1 Associate Assessment: 100.0% CourseworkLevel: 4
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