ART-221: Medieval Art

Catalog Info

Title when registering
Medieval Art
Course Master
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
3 (for 15-week classes)
Eligible to take ENG courses at HFC
Course Description

A comprehensive overview of medieval art and architecture from the late antiquity to the late Gothic period in Europe and the Mediterranean region. Discusses the visual art and cultures of about 1000 years (around 400-1400 CE) including Late Roman, Early Christian, Byzantine, Romanesque, Islamic, and Gothic art. Offers diverse perspectives on the development, exchange, interaction, and influence between all these cultures through their visual arts. A field trip to a major museum is required.

MTA Categories
  • Category 5: Humanities and Fine Arts
General Education Categories
  • Humanities and Fine Arts
Office Contact
School of Liberal Arts: 313-845-9624,, Liberal Arts Building, Room: K-201 and F-138
Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Winter 2022 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.