Course Details

ARTF 120 Native American Indian Art

3 hours lecture, 3 units
Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass Option

Description: This course provides for a study of Native American Indian art forms embracing the history, myth, and tribal cultures as found in pottery, textiles, wood and stone carving, basket-making, and jewelry. North America's unique contributions to art history are explored through an introduction to Native North American art and architecture from the prehistoric period to the present. This course is designed for art majors but may also be of interest to students who are interested in archeology, religion, philosophy, and Native American cultures. Classroom lectures are illustrated.