ART-229: Survey of Contemporary Art

Catalog Info

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

A global survey of major trends in visual art since the end of the Modern era. Examines the evolution of visual exploration and expression since the middle of the twentieth century and the impact it has manifested on contemporary society worldwide. Students will be encouraged to comprehend the context of contemporary trends and consider the artists' roles as image-makers in today's globally connected world. A field trip to a major museum, or other appropriate art site, 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 Fall 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.