In this module students will be introduced to the structure and developments in the history of world art and will become familiar with different approaches, readings and interpretations of art history presented through five themes: -

 Religion/ Myth/ Magic
Economic and Social Revolution
Property and Commerce
Applied and Decorative art
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 Using case studies - particular articles, events or controversies, students will be introduced to some wider ways of thinking theoretically, reflecting upon and writing about art and design.