Course Description

Course Name

Art of the United States

Session: VRMS3120

Hours & Credits

3 Credits

Prerequisites & Language Level

Taught In English

  • There is no language prerequisite for courses at this language level.


This course is a survey of art made in the United States, dating from the pre-colonial era to the mid-twentieth century. Art of the diverse ethnicities and minorities that comprise the United States will be addressed. Key works in various media will be emphasized. The course will be predominantly taught in the classroom, but when appropriate, American art featured in a local exhibition in Rome will be experienced on a class field trip.

*Course content subject to change