ART 240 - Women, Art and Society
This course examines the role of women in the visual arts as both image maker (artist) and as image (subject) and how these images reflect social constructs/expectations. This course fulfills the MCC requirement for a humanities or a social science elective. Three class hours. (SUNY-H)
Course Learning Outcomes
1.Identify works by major women artists.
2.Explain the obstacles experienced by women artists in the past.
3.Discuss and evaluate assumptions about art made by women.
4.Explain the main issues and themes in feminist art.
5.Discuss the persistence of stereotypes about women today.
Course Offered Fall only