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ARHT2602: Romanticism and Visual Art

This unit explores Romantic Art in Europe from 1780-1830, emphasizing the relationship of this art with wider social, cultural, philosophical and literary currents. We explore the most compelling Romantic art and architecture, including works by Caspar David Friedrich, Blake, Turner, and Delacroix.

Code ARHT2602
Academic unit Art History
Credit points 6
ARHT1001 and ARHT1002

At the completion of this unit, you should be able to:

  • LO1. Identify and place in context major works of Romantic art and visual culture.
  • LO2. Become familiar with key research tools in visual arts and use them with discrimination.
  • LO3. Discuss key concepts and ideas of Romantic art with confidence.
  • LO4. Analyse in detail works of visual art and culture Construct and sustain arguments linking works of art to other works and to multiple and complex contexts.

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