School of Graduate Studies

School of Graduate Studies
School of Graduate Studies

Art History

Not all the courses listed below will be offered in any one year; a few are offered only infrequently. A list of the expected offerings with detailed course descriptions is available from the department in July or August each year.

The content of the courses designated Studies or Topics and listed without further description in the calendar varies from year to year.

An * denotes a one-term, or, half- course (3.0 credit units).

ARTH-800*     Introduction to Professional and Pedagogical Skills
Not offered 2017-18.

ARTH-802*     Studies in the History of Prints and Drawings
Not offered 2017-18.

ARTH-804*     Topics in Critical and Cultural Theory  
Not offered 2017-18.

ARTH-805*     Art Historiography    
Not offered 2017-18.

ARTH-806*     Studies in Iconography   
Not offered 2017-18.

ARTH-807*     Studies in the History of Renaissance Painting Technique     
Winter; R. Spronk.

ARTH-808*     Studies in the History of Nineteenth-Century Painting Techniques
Not offered 2017-18.

ARTH-809*     Conservation and Art History  
Not offered 2017-18.

ARTH-810*     Museums, Collecting and Culture I
Offered jointly with ARTH-434; Winter; N. Vorano.   

ARTH-811*     Museums, Collecting and Culture II  
Not offered 2017-18.

ARTH-812*     Topics in Visual and Material Culture I
Not offered 2017-18.

ARTH-813*     Topics in Visual and Material Culture II     
Fall; A. Morehead.

ARTH-837*     Medieval Art I   
Not offered 2017-18.

ARTH-838*     Medieval Art II     
Not offered 2017-18.

ARTH-839*     Medieval Art III     
Not offered 2017-18.

ARTH-840*     Studies in Italian Renaissance Art I     
Offered jointly with ARTH-485; Winter; U. D’Elia.

ARTH-841*     Studies in Italian Renaissance Art II 
Not offered 2017-18.

ARTH-842*     Studies in Italian Renaissance Art III     
Not offered 2017-18.

ARTH-844*     Studies in Northern Renaissance Art  
Not offered 2017-18.

ARTH-845*     Studies in Northern European Art of the 17th-Century I     
Not offered 2017-18.

ARTH-846*     Studies in Northern European Art of the 17th-Century II  
Not offered 2017-18.
    
ARTH-847*     Studies in Southern European Art of the 17th-Century I     
Not offered 2017-18.

ARTH-848*     Studies in Southern European Art of the 17th-Century II 
Not offered 2017-18.

ARTH-849*     Studies in 18th-Century European Art 
Not offered 2017-18.

ARTH-850*     Studies in 19th-Century European Art I     
Not offered 2017-18.

ARTH-851*     Studies in 19th-Century European Art II  
Not offered 2017-18.

ARTH-852*     Studies in 19th- Century European Art III
Not offered 2017-18.

ARTH-853*     Studies in 19th -Century European Art IV     
Not offered 2017-18.

ARTH-854*     Studies in Baroque and Rococo     
This course will examine topics in Baroque and Rococo painting, sculpture, architecture, and the so-called decorative arts in Europe, colonial Asia, colonial Latin America, and/or colonial North America. Winter; G. Bailey.

ARTH-860*     Cultural Heritage Preservation     
Cultural heritage preservation will be considered through historical and theoretical documents and with the analyses of approaches using case-studies drawn from UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The impact of war on heritage will be stressed. The goal is to provide an advanced introduction to the subject and to enable focused research on specific sites. Fall; C. Hoeniger.

ARTH-862*     History of Photography I     
Fall; J. Schwartz.

ARTH-863*     History of Photography II
Not offered 2017-18.

ARTH-864*     Studies in 20th-Century Art I   
Not offered 2017-18.

ARTH-865*     Studies in 20th-Century Art II
Not offered 2017-18.

ARTH-868*     Studies in Contemporary Art I     
Not offered 2017-18.

ARTH-870*     Studies in Canadian Art I     
Not offered 2017-18.

ARTH-871*     Studies in Canadian Art II
Not offered in 2017-18.  

ARTH-872*     Studies in Canadian Architecture  
Not offered in 2017-18.  

ARTH-874*     Studies in Architectural History I
Not offered in 2017-18.    

ARTH-875*     Studies in Architectural History II   
Not offered in 2017-18.  

ARTH-876*     Studies in Cultural Policy I     
Not offered in 2017-18.

ARTH-877*     Studies in Cultural Policy II  
Not offered in 2017-18.   

ARTH-878*     Media and Society I     
Not offered in 2017-18.

ARTH-879*     Media and Society II     
Not offered in 2017-18.

ARTH-880*     Agnes Etherington Art Centre Practicum     
Fall, winter, or summer.  Various instructors.

ARTH-890*     Directed Research in a Cultural Institution     
This course is intended to provide graduate students an opportunity to undertake a directed research project in an art gallery, museum, or archive. The research will focus on some aspect of the chosen institution's collection and will be supervised by a specialist in that area who works at the institution or co-supervised by such a specialist and a faculty member. Fall, winter, or summer.

ARTH 897*     Directed Reading     
Individual directed reading course under the guidance of a faculty member in an area of the instructor's expertise.   Fall or Winter.

ARTH-898*     Research Paper     

ARTH-899*     Master's Thesis Research     

ARTH-904*     Special Area Examination I     

ARTH-905*     Special Area Examination II     

ARTH-906*     General Area Examination III     

ARTH-907*     Research Project at the Art Gallery of Ontario     

ARTH-908*     Special Research Seminar     

ARTH 997*     Directed Reading     
Individual directed reading course under the guidance of a faculty member in an area of the instructor's expertise.  This course is normally reserved for Doctoral students. Fall or Winter

ARTH-999*     Ph.D. Thesis Research