Students learn that art history is an integral part of world cultures. Students learn how to look at art, examine the concepts of creativity, originality, self-expression, imagination, style, and artistic tastes. This class provides an understanding of artistic vision, and enables the student to explore what it means to be human. Students identify elements and design principles and apply them to the studies of ancient and modern civilizations. Preparation, with an emphasis on writing skills for the College Board examination, is integrated throughout the course for the AP candidates.
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