• 19. Fiat Lux Freshman Seminars

    Units: 1

    Seminar, one hour. Discussion of and critical thinking about topics of current intellectual importance, taught by faculty members in their areas of expertise and illuminating many paths of discovery at UCLA. P/NP grading.

  • 20. Ancient Art

    Units: 5

    (Formerly numbered 50.) Lecture, three hours; quiz, one hour; museum field trips. Prehistoric, Egyptian, Mesopotamian, Aegean, Greek, Hellenistic, and Roman art and architecture. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 21. Medieval Art

    Units: 5

    (Formerly numbered 51.) Lecture, three hours; quiz, one hour. Early Christian, Byzantine, Islamic, Carolingian, Ottoman, Romanesque, and Gothic art and architecture. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 22. Renaissance and Baroque Art

    Units: 5

    (Formerly numbered 57.) Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour. Survey of Renaissance and baroque art. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 23. Modern Art

    Units: 5

    (Formerly numbered 54.) Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour; museum field trips. History of modern art from 1860s to 1960s, from Manet and impressionists to pop art and minimalism. Study of origins and social functions, as well as aesthetic innovations and philosophical dilemmas of modernism. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 24. Architecture in Modern World

    Units: 5

    (Formerly numbered 58.) Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour. Introduction to study of architectural history through examination of built world of past two centuries. Building technologies and forms of economic, social, and political life have produced modern built environment that is both diverse and increasingly connected. Focus on factors that have affected architecture globally and those that give regions, cultures, and historical periods their particular qualities. Topics include architectural and urban ramifications of modern self-consciousness, nationalism and internationalism, industrialism, colonialism and anticolonialism, and new art and architectural theories. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 27. Art and Architecture of Ancient Americas

    Units: 5

    (Formerly numbered 55B.) Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour; museum field trips. Introduction to art, architecture, and urbanism of Americas (North to South) from earliest settlement until A.D. 1450. Analysis of variety of media within their historical and cultural context. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 28. Arts of Africa

    Units: 5

    (Formerly numbered 55A.) Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour; museum field trips. Introduction to arts and architecture of Africa. Examination of social and historical contexts of their production. Introduction to body of information within framework of conceptual problem through series of case studies. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 29. Chinese Art

    Units: 5

    (Formerly numbered 56B.) Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour; museum field trips. General introduction to Chinese art, covering all major periods from Neolithic to modern age. Presentation of monuments as well as artifacts in variety of media in their social and historical contexts. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 31. Art of India and Southeast Asia

    Units: 5

    (Formerly numbered 56A.) Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour; museum field trips. Discussion of selection of monuments and objects from Indian subcontinent and Southeast Asia using key historical, cultural, and religious concepts. Analysis of each monument or object in detail, with their relationships compared and contrasted. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 88. Lower Division Seminars

    Units: 4

    Seminar, three hours. Limited to freshmen. Variable topics; consult "Schedule of Classes" or department for topics to be offered in specific term. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 89. Honors Seminars

    Units: 1

    Seminar, three hours. Limited to 20 students. Designed as adjunct to lower division lecture course. Exploration of topics in greater depth through supplemental readings, papers, or other activities and led by lecture course instructor. May be applied toward honors credit for eligible students. Honors content noted on transcript. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 89HC. Honors Contracts

    Units: 1

    Tutorial, three hours. Limited to students in College Honors Program. Designed as adjunct to lower division lecture course. Individual study with lecture course instructor to explore topics in greater depth through supplemental readings, papers, or other activities. May be repeated for maximum of 4 units. Individual honors contract required. Honors content noted on transcript. Letter grading.

  • 99. Student Research Program

    Units: 1 to 2

    Tutorial (supervised research or other scholarly work), three hours per week per unit. Entry-level research for lower division students under guidance of faculty mentor. Students must be in good academic standing and enrolled in minimum of 12 units (excluding this course). Individual contract required; consult Undergraduate Research Center. May be repeated. P/NP grading.

  • 100. Art Historical Theories and Methodologies

    Units: 4

    Seminar, three hours. Requisites: three courses from 20 through 31. Critical examination of history of discipline of art history, with studies of various theoretical, critical, and methodological approaches to visual arts. Letter grading.

  • M110A. Art and Architecture of Ancient Egypt, Predynastic Period to New Kingdom

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered M101A.) (Same as Ancient Near East CM101A.) Lecture, three hours. Study of architecture, sculpture, painting, and minor arts during Predynastic period and Old Kingdom. May be repeated for credit with consent of instructor. P/NP or letter grading.

  • M110B. Art and Architecture of Ancient Egypt, New Kingdom to Greco-Roman Period

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered M101B.) (Same as Ancient Near East CM101B.) Lecture, three hours. Study of architecture, sculpture, painting, and minor arts from New Kingdom to Greco-Roman period. P/NP or letter grading.

  • M110C. Ancient Egyptian Temple and City of Thebes

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered M101C.) (Same as Ancient Near East M101C.) Lecture, four hours; fieldwork, one hour. Focus on ancient temples of city of Thebes (modern day Luxor). Theban temples are some of best-preserved cult buildings in all of Egypt, and their study illuminates traditions of artistic representation, architectural development, and social and political transformations echoed throughout all of ancient Egypt. Investigation of ritual linking of temples on Nile's eastern and western banks through festival processions, chronological changes in function and form of Theban temples through time, and statuary program of individual temples. P/NP or letter grading.

  • M111. Minoan Art and Archaeology

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered M102A.) (Same as Classics M153A.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 20 or Classics 10 or 51A. Study of development of art and architecture in Minoan Crete from circa 3000 to 1000 B.C. P/NP or letter grading.

  • M112A. Mycenaean Art and Archaeology

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered M102B.) (Same as Classics M153B.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 20 or Classics 10 or 51A. Study of development of art and architecture in Mycenaean Greece from circa 2000 to 1000 B.C. P/NP or letter grading.

  • M112B. Archaic Greek Art and Archaeology

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered M102C.) (Same as Classics M153C.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 20 or Classics 10 or 51A. Study of development of art and architecture of Greek world from approximately 800 through 490 B.C. P/NP or letter grading.

  • M112C. Classical Greek Art and Archaeology

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered M102D.) (Same as Classics M153D.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 20 or Classics 10 or 51A. Study of development of art and architecture of Greek world from approximately 490 through 350 B.C. P/NP or letter grading.

  • M112D. Hellenistic Greek Art and Archaeology

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered M102E.) (Same as Classics M153E.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 20 or Classics 10 or 51A. Study of development of art and architecture of Greek world from middle of 4th century B.C., including transmittal of Greek art forms to Romans. P/NP or letter grading.

  • M113A. Etruscan Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered M102F.) (Same as Classics M153F.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 20 or Classics 20 or 51B. Arts of Italic peninsula from circa 1000 B.C. to end of Roman Republic. P/NP or letter grading.

  • M113B. Roman Art and Archaeology

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered M102G.) (Same as Classics M153G.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 20 or Classics 20 or 51B. Art and architecture of Rome and its Empire from circa 300 B.C. to A.D. 300. P/NP or letter grading.

  • M113C. Late Roman Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered M102H.) (Same as Classics M153H.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 20 or Classics 20 or 51B. Art of Roman Empire from 2nd through 4th century (A.D.). P/NP or letter grading.

  • M114A. Classical Archaeology: Greco-Roman Architecture

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered M102I.) (Same as Classics M153I.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: one course from 20, Classics 10, 20, 51A, 51B, or History 1A. Knowledge of Greek and Latin not required. General introduction to study of Aegean, Greek, and Roman architecture, sculpture, and painting. May be repeated for credit with department consent. P/NP or letter grading.

  • M114B. Classical Archaeology: Greco-Roman Sculpture

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered M102J.) (Same as Classics M153J.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: one course from 20, Classics 10, 20, 51A, 51B, or History 1A. Knowledge of Greek and Latin not required. General introduction to study of Aegean, Greek, and Roman architecture, sculpture, and painting. May be repeated for credit with department consent. P/NP or letter grading.

  • M114C. Classical Archaeology: Greco-Roman Painting

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered M102K.) (Same as Classics M153K.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: one course from 20, Classics 10, 20, 51A, 51B, or History 1A. Knowledge of Greek and Latin not required. General introduction to study of Aegean, Greek, and Roman architecture, sculpture, and painting. May be repeated for credit with department consent. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C114D. Selected Topics in Ancient Art

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Variable topics in ancient art that reflect interests of individual regular and/or visiting faculty members. May be repeated twice for credit. Concurrently scheduled with course C214D. P/NP or letter grading.

  • CM115A. Late Antique Art and Architecture

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C115A.) (Same as Classics M153L.) Lecture, three hours. Art and architecture of late Roman Empire and early Christian world. Concurrently scheduled with course C215A. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C115B. Early Medieval Art and Architecture

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 105B.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 21. Art and architecture of Western Europe from Migration period until A.D. 1000. Concurrently scheduled with course C215B. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 115C. Romanesque Art and Architecture

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 105C.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 21. Art and architecture of Western Europe in 11th and 12th centuries. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C115D. Gothic Art and Architecture

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 105D.) Lecture, three hours. Art and architecture of Europe in 13th century. Concurrently scheduled with course C215D. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 115E. Late Gothic Art and Architecture

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 105F.) Lecture, three hours. Strongly recommended preparation: course 21. Art and architecture of Europe in 14th and early 15th centuries. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C115F. Medieval Paris

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Enforced requisite: course 21. Material culture, art, architecture, and history of city of Paris to circa 1500. Concurrently schedule with course C215F. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C116A. Middle Byzantine Art and Architecture

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 105E.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 21. Theory and development of Byzantine art from iconoclastic controversy to 1204. Concurrently scheduled with course C216A. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C116B. Late Byzantine Art and Architecture

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Theory and development of Byzantine art from 1204 to 1453. Concurrently scheduled with course C216B. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C117A. Medieval Archaeology

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Archaeology of medieval world. Concurrently scheduled with course C217A. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C117B. Selected Topics in Medieval Art

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Variable topics in medieval art that reflect interests of individual regular and/or visiting faculty members. May be repeated twice for credit. Concurrently scheduled with course C217B. P/NP or letter grading.

  • M118A. Medieval Armenian Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered M173.) (Same as Armenian M172.) Lecture, three hours. Examination of cultural and historical impact of Armenian miniature paintings. P/NP or letter grading.

  • M118B. Armenian Painting, 17th to 20th Century

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered M172.) (Same as Armenian M173.) Lecture, three hours. Overview of development of modern Armenian painting out of its matrix in 17th and 18th centuries. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C118C. Selected Topics in Armenian Art

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Variable topics in Armenian art that reflect interests of individual regular and/or visiting faculty members. May be repeated twice for credit. Concurrently scheduled with course C218. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 119A. Western Islamic Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 104A.) Lecture, three hours. From Tigris and Euphrates Rivers to Spain, 7th to 16th century. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 119B. Eastern Islamic Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 104B.) Lecture, three hours. From Tigris and Euphrates Rivers through Afghanistan and parts of central Asia; Ottoman Empire. P/NP or letter grading.

  • M119C. Introduction to Islamic Archaeology

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered M104D.) (Same as Islamic Studies M111 and Middle Eastern Studies M111.) Lecture, three hours. From earliest monuments of Islam in Arabia and Jerusalem to humble remains of small Egyptian port, broad focus on archaeological and standing remains in central Islamic lands (primarily Syria, Egypt, and Iraq), Turkey, Iran, North Africa, and Spain. Profound cultural transformations occurred from birth of Islam in 7th century to early Ottoman period in 16th and 17th centuries, which are traceable in material records. Assessment of effectiveness of tools afforded by historical archaeology to aid understanding of past societies. P/NP or letter grading.

  • M119D. Archaeology and Art of Christian and Islamic Egypt

    Units: 4

    (Same as Archaeology M112, Islamic Studies M112, and Middle Eastern Studies M112.) Lecture, three hours. Culture of Egypt transformed gradually after Muslim conquest in mid-7th century C.E. According to material evidence such as ceramics, textiles, architectural forms, and building techniques, it is functionally impossible to separate pre-Islamic Christian Egypt from early Islamic Egypt. Although population may have become largely Muslim by 10th century, Egypt remained Coptic in many senses even to 14th century and retains sizeable Christian minority to present. Survey of archaeological remains and standing architecture of Egypt from 6th to 19th century, charting changes and continuities in material culture and shifts in human geography and land use. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C120. Selected Topics in Islamic Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C104C.) Lecture, three hours. Variable topics in Islamic art and architecture that reflect interests of individual regular and/or visiting faculty members. May be repeated twice for credit. Concurrently scheduled with course C220A. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 121A. Italian Renaissance Art of 14th Century

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 106A.) Lecture, three hours. Art and architecture of 14th century. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 121B. Italian Renaissance Art of 15th Century

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 106B.) Lecture, three hours. Art and architecture of 15th century. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 121C. Italian Renaissance Art of 16th Century

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 106C.) Lecture, three hours. Art and architecture of 16th century. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 121D. Late Renaissance Art: Counter-Reformation

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 106D.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 22. Painting, sculpture, and architecture of late 16th and early 17th centuries considered in context of Counter-Reformation. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 124. Northern Renaissance Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 108A.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 22. Painting and sculpture in Northern Renaissance. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C125A. Southern Baroque Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C109A.) Lecture, three hours. Art and architecture of Spain or Italy, 16th to late 17th century. Concurrently scheduled with course C225. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 125B. Northern Baroque Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 109B.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course C125A. Art and architecture of Northern Europe, 16th to late 17th century. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C126. Selected Topics in Early Modern Art

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Variable topics in early modern art that reflect interests of individual regular and/or visiting faculty members. May be repeated twice for credit. Concurrently scheduled with course C226. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 127A. European Art of 17th and 18th Centuries

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 109C.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 22. Painting, architecture, and sculpture of 17th and 18th centuries examined in light of political and intellectual developments. Special emphasis on effect of rise of democratic institutions, especially French Revolution. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 127B. European Art of 19th Century

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 110A.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 23. Neoclassicism and Romanticism, with emphasis on France -- development and influence of David, Ingres, and Delacroix. P/NP or letter grading.

  • M127C. Cultural and Intellectual History of Modern Europe, 19th Century

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered M110D.) (Same as History M122E.) Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour (when scheduled). Designed for juniors/seniors. Climates of taste and climates of opinion. Educational, moral, and religious attitudes; art, thought, and manners of time in historical context. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C128A. History of Photography, 1839 to 1910

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C171A.) Lecture, three hours. Study of origin, social functions, and development of photography in 19th and early 20th centuries, from Niépce to Atget. Concurrently scheduled with course C228A. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C128B. History of Photography, 1910 to Present

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C171B.) Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour. History of photography in 20th century, with special attention to photography's entrance into project of avant-garde and its role in formation of postmodern aesthetic. Concurrently scheduled with course C228B. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C128C. History of Photography: Selected Topics

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C171C.) Lecture, three hours. Variable topics in history of photography that reflect interests of individual regular and/or visiting faculty members. May be repeated twice for credit. Concurrently scheduled with course C228C. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C129A. Modern Art, 1900 to 1950

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C147.) Lecture, three hours. Inquiry into 20th-century modernism from Fauvism to abstract expressionism. Topics include primitivism, gender, and sexuality in modernist art; origins of abstraction, collage, photomontage, and ready-made; rise of automatism and chance procedures; art, utopia, and political revolution; antimodernism and fascism; mass culture, machine paradigm, and work of art in age of mechanical reproduction. Concurrently scheduled with course C229A. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C129B. Dada, 1915 to 1923

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C149A.) Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour (when scheduled). Introduction to modernism and historical avant-garde of early 20th century, tracing in detail emergence of Dada avant-garde in its various geographical locales during and after World War I. Visual art, literature, film, and performance addressed, with special attention to invention of series of avant-garde strategies crucial to Dada: ready-made, chance procedures, mechanical drawing, and photomontage. Concurrently scheduled with course C229B. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C129C. Surrealism, 1924 to 1939

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C149B.) Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour (when scheduled). Study of art, literature, and film associated with surrealist movement in France, with special attention to dissident surrealism of writer and philosopher Georges Bataille, as well as to challenge to art history posed by surrealism's engagement with lessons of psychoanalysis. Concurrently scheduled with course C229C. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 130. Selected Topics in Modern Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 110F.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 23. Changing topics in modern art (post-1780) that reflect interests of individual regular and visiting faculty members. May be repeated once for credit. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C131A. Contemporary Art, 1940s to 1950s

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C150A.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 23. Study of major artistic and cultural trends following World War II in U.S. and Europe, covering abstract expressionism to pop art. Concurrently scheduled with course C231A. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C131B. Contemporary Art, 1960s to 1970s

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C150B.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 23. Study of ambitions and contexts of pop art, minimalism, conceptual art, feminist art, performance, land art, and more. Concurrently scheduled with course C231B. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C131C. Contemporary Art, 1980s to 1990s

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C150C.) Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour. Requisite: course 23. Study of politics of representation at end of century, covering dominant strategies and trends in postmodernist art. Concurrently scheduled with course C231C. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 132. Selected Topics in Contemporary Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 150D.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 23. Changing topics in contemporary art (post-1945) that reflect interests of individual regular and/or visiting faculty members. May be repeated once for credit. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C133A. American Art before Civil War

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C112A.) Lecture, three hours. Painting, sculpture, and architecture in U.S. from Colonial period through Civil War. Concurrently scheduled with course C233A. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C133B. American Art in Gilded Age, 1860 to 1900

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C112B.) Lecture, three hours. Painting, sculpture, and architecture in U.S. from Civil War to turn of century. Concurrently scheduled with course C233B. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C133C. American Art, 1900 to 1945

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C112C.) Lecture, three hours. Painting, sculpture, and photography in U.S. from 1900 to 1945. Concurrently scheduled with course C233C. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 133D. Architecture in U.S.

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 113A.) Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour. Introduction to architecture built in U.S. over last 5,000 years. Architecture as vehicle for political and cultural authority, citizenship, ethnic and social identity; its role in defining place and our relationship to natural environment and as vehicle for asserting human control over natural world; its place in world of work and commerce; and its status as professional and aesthetic pursuit. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 133E. American Houses

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 113C.) Lecture, three hours. Many historians consider single-family houses to be one of two most American contributions to world architecture (next to skyscrapers). Examination of this claim critically by placing single-family houses in broader context of varied dwellings built and occupied by residents of present-day U.S. over last 500 years, including both aesthetically ambitious houses and ordinary (or vernacular) ones, houses of indigenous groups and those of immigrants of many sorts, urban and rural houses, and single-family houses and multiple dwellings of all sorts. Offers ways to think about houses we occupy and to understand how they relate to major themes in history of American architecture. P/NP or letter grading.

  • CM135A. African American Art before 1900

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered CM112D.) (Same as African American Studies CM135A.) Lecture, three hours. Detailed inquiry into work to circa 1900 of African American artists whose works provide insightful and critical commentary about major features of American life and society. Concurrently scheduled with course CM235A. P/NP or letter grading.

  • CM135B. African American Art, 1900 to 1963

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered CM112E.) (Same as African American Studies CM135B.) Lecture, three hours. Detailed inquiry into work of African American artists from Columbian Exposition to 1963 March on Washington within context of social, political, and cultural engagement, as well as in codification of modern black life in U.S. Concurrently scheduled with course CM235B. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 137. Arts of Native North America

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 118D.) Lecture, three hours. Survey of painting, sculpture, and other arts from Inuit to peoples of Caribbean and Southwestern U.S. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C139A. Mayan Art and Architecture

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C117B.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 27. Study of art of selected Maya-speaking cultures of southern Mesoamerica from circa 2000 B.C. to Conquest, with particular emphasis on history and iconography. Concurrently scheduled with course C239A. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C139B. Aztec Art and Architecture

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C117D.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 27. Painting, sculpture, architecture, and other arts of Nahuatl-speaking peoples of central Mexico, with emphasis on their social and historical context and major scholarly debates. Concurrently scheduled with course C239B. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C139C. Inca Art and Architecture

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 117F.) Lecture, three hours. Exploration of art, architecture, and urbanism of Incas from their empire's height in late 15th century to their political and cultural fragmentation during Spanish occupation of Andes (1532 to 1824). Concurrently scheduled with course C239C. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C140. Selected Topics in Arts of Indigenous Americas

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Variable topics in artistic production of Native people across Americas that reflect interests of individual regular and/or visiting faculty members. May be repeated twice for credit. Concurrently scheduled with course C240A. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C141. Colonial Latin American Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 117E.) Lecture, three hours. Art and architecture of colonial Americas from 16th to 18th century. Concurrently scheduled with course C241. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C142A. Mexican Art in Modern Age

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C110I.) Lecture, three hours. Mexican art of 19th and 20th centuries, from foundation of academy in 1785 to present day. Study of art and revolution, muralism, surrealism, indigenism, postcolonialism, and postmodernism in painting, sculpture, prints, photography, and architecture. Concurrently scheduled with course C242A. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C142B. Latin American Art of 20th Century

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C110H.) Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour (when scheduled). Mainstream modern and contemporary art and architecture of selected Latin American countries, including both modernist and postmodernist forms, considered in context of social and political concerns, both national and international. Concurrently scheduled with course C242B. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 143. Selected Topics in Latin American Art

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Variable topics in Latin American art that reflect interests of individual regular and/or visiting faculty members. May be repeated twice for credit. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 144. Caribbean Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 118B.) Lecture, three hours. Cultural history of Caribbean. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C145A. Architecture and Urbanism in Africa

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C119D.) Lecture, three hours. Survey of African built environment at various moments and in different places from about 200 C.E. to present, with emphasis on cultural, social, and historical contexts of architecture, gender, and space, and contemporary African cities. Concurrently scheduled with course C245A. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C145B. Contemporary Arts of Africa

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C119C.) Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour (when scheduled). Survey of African visual practices since mid-20th century, with special emphasis on changing meaning of art object, status of African artist, global reception of contemporary African art, and very definitions of contemporary African art. Concurrently scheduled with course C245B. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 147. Arts of Oceania

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 118A.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 28. Survey of arts of major island groupings of Pacific, emphasizing style-regions and broad historical relationships. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C148A. Art and Material Culture, Neolithic to 210 B.C.

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C115D.) Lecture, three hours. Genesis of Chinese civilization in light of new archaeological finds, including sites and works of art (e.g., ceramics, bronzes, jades). Concurrently scheduled with course C248A. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C148B. Art and Material Culture of Early Imperial China, 210 B.C. to A.D. 906

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C115E.) Lecture, three hours. Palaces and tombs of early imperial dynasties, impact of Buddhist art (cave temples), rise of new media and technologies. Concurrently scheduled with course C248B. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C148C. Art and Material Culture of Late Imperial China, 906 to 1911

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C115F.) Lecture, three hours. Secular and religious (Buddhist and Taoist) architecture, painting, sculpture, and various luxury industries (lacquer, porcelain, textiles, jade, bronze, furniture, wood and bamboo carving, etc.). Concurrently scheduled with course C248C. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C148D. Advanced Chinese Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C115B.) Lecture, three hours. Study in Chinese painting and sculpture. Concurrently scheduled with course C248D. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C148E. Art in Modern China

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C115G.) Lecture, three hours. Concentrated look at major schools and masters of Chinese art from turn of 20th century to present, with focus on interaction with foreign cultures and issues of self-identity, assimilation, modernity, tradition, and continuity. Consideration of recent developments in Chinese art in global context. Concurrently scheduled with course C248E. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C148F. Advanced Chinese Painting

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Examination of classical painting of imperial China through theory and practice. Concurrently scheduled with course C248F. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C148G. Gardens in Chinese Art and Culture

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Overview of practice, theory, and representation of Chinese gardens in their historical, philosophical, artistic, social, and cultural contexts through literary writings, paintings, and aspects of material culture. Concurrently scheduled with course C248G. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C149. Selected Topics in Chinese Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C115I.) Lecture, three hours. Variable topics in Chinese art that reflect interests of individual regular and/or visiting faculty members. May be repeated twice for credit. Concurrently scheduled with course C249A. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 150A. Japanese Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 114C.) Lecture, three hours. Not open to freshmen. Japanese art from its beginning in prehistory through 19th century. Emphasis on development of Buddhist art and its relationship with culture. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C150B. Advanced Japanese Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C115C.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 150A. Study in Japanese painting and sculpture. Concurrently scheduled with course C250. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C151. Selected Topics in Japanese Art

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Variable topics in Japanese art that reflect interests of individual regular and/or visiting faculty members. May be repeated twice for credit. Concurrently scheduled with course C251A. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 152A. Arts of Korea

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 114E.) Lecture, three hours; museum field trip. Introduction to arts and archaeology on Korean peninsula from Neolithic beginnings to early 20th century through analysis and discussion of selection of monuments and objects within technological, stylistic, religious, cultural, and sociopolitical contexts. Examination of construction of concepts of history and art under colonial and nationalist perspectives, with regard to historical and contemporary East Asian cultural and political interrelations. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C152B. History of Korean Painting

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C140A.) Lecture, three hours. Limited to juniors/seniors. Korean painting history from Three Kingdoms period to 19th century, examined within cultural and sociopolitical contexts. Special emphasis on diversity of topics and social status of artists during Choson dynasty (1392 to 1910). Concurrently scheduled with course C252A. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C152C. History of Korean Ceramics

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C140B.) Lecture, three hours. Limited to juniors/seniors. History of Korean ceramics from Neolithic period to 19th century, with special emphasis on technological and stylistic developments. Concurrently scheduled with course C252B. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C152D. History of Korean Buddhist Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C140C.) Lecture, three hours. Limited to juniors/seniors. History of Korean Buddhist art from Three Kingdoms period to Choson dynasty, with special emphasis on Buddhist iconography and relationship between sculpture, painting, and architecture. Concurrently scheduled with course C252C. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C153. Selected Topics in Korean Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C140D.) Lecture, three hours. Limited to juniors/seniors. Variable topics in Korean art that reflect interests of individual regular and/or visiting faculty members. May be repeated twice for credit. Concurrently scheduled with course C253A. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 154A. Early Art of India

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 114A.) Lecture, three hours. Not open to freshmen. Survey of Indian art from Indus Valley cultures to 10th century. Emphasis on Buddhist and Hindu backgrounds of arts. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 154B. Later Art of India

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 114D.) Lecture, three hours. Not open to freshmen. Survey of Indian art from 10th to 19th century. Decline of Buddhist art, last efflorescence of Hindu architecture, Muslim painting and architecture, and Rajput painting. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C154C. Advanced Indian Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C115A.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 154A. Study in Indian sculpture and architecture. Concurrently scheduled with course C254A. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 154D. Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 180C.) Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour (when scheduled). Topics in modern and contemporary South Asian art from 1900 to present. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C155. Selected Topics in South and Southeast Asian Art

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Variable topics in South and Southeast Asian art that reflect interests of individual regular and/or visiting faculty members. May be repeated twice for credit. Concurrently scheduled with course C255A. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 156. Arts of Southeast Asia

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 114F.) Lecture, three hours. Not open to freshmen. Southeast Asian art from its beginning in prehistory through 19th century. Study of art of selected cultures from Burma, Malaysia, Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, and Indonesia. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C158A. Selected Topics in Asian Arts and Architecture

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Variable topics in Asian arts and architecture that reflect interests of individual regular and/or visiting faculty members. May be repeated twice for credit. Concurrently scheduled with course C258A. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C160. Art and Empire

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C180A.) Lecture, three hours. Examination of relationship between art and imperial ideologies and introduction to current issues in colonial studies and postcolonial criticism. Concurrently scheduled with course C260A. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 161. Cities in History

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 113B.) Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour. Examination of history of cities worldwide, locating cities in their aesthetic, social, cultural, and symbolic contexts. History of cities from origins of urbanism to present, with focus on recent centuries. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C169. Selected Topics in Architectural History

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Variable topics in architectural history that reflect interests of individual regular and/or visiting faculty members. May be repeated twice for credit. Concurrently scheduled with course C269. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C170A. Museum Studies

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C103A.) Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour (when scheduled). Introduction to museology as critical practice, with emphasis on history and theory of museums and impact of culture and society on current museum theory and practice. Concurrently scheduled with course C270A. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C170B. Museum Studies Practicum

    Units: 2 to 4

    (Formerly numbered C103C.) Lecture, three hours. On-site examination and discussion of selected artworks, exhibitions, and associated published and distributed materials, and of museum and gallery institutions, practices, and policies. Concurrently scheduled with course C270B. Letter grading.

  • C171. Selected Topics in Museum Studies

    Units: 4

    Seminar, three hours. Variable topics in museum studies that reflect interests of individual regular and/or visiting faculty members. May be repeated for credit with topic change. Concurrently scheduled with course C271. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C172A. Preservation of Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C103D.) Lecture, three hours. Designed for Anthropology and Art History majors and other juniors/seniors. Introduction to preservation of cultural heritage materials, including what should be preserved and why, as well as who should be involved in decision-making process. Discussion of issues of preservation and restoration of these cultural heritage materials both in museum and outdoor environment contexts. Materials and techniques used to make cultural heritage materials, in relation to preservation efforts needed to prevent decay and loss. Introduction to examples of conservation issues related to sites, buildings, monuments, and collections. Ethical and contextual aspects with reference to changing values, illustrating how cultural materials may have been treated differently according to those values. Concurrently scheduled with course C272A. P/NP or letter grading.

  • C172B. Art: Fakes, Forgeries, and Authenticity

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C103F.) Lecture, three hours. Examination of concepts of authenticity, originality, fakes, and forgeries in art. Overview of problems inherent in concept of authenticity and description of many examples of problems related to this concept in series of discussions based on objects from variety of cultures. Introduction to subject of fakes and account of three different areas of connoisseurship that are essential component of production, study, and scientific examination of fakes. Nature of art connoisseurship described in many examples from Renaissance and earlier panel paintings, as well as antiquities and traditional African arts. Background of art restoration and art conservation discussed in relationship to authenticity and technical studies. Scientific tools that form basis of another kind of connoisseurship described in terms of dating techniques that can be applied directly to works of art and technical methods by which material constituents of works of art are studied. Concurrently scheduled with course C272C. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 185. Undergraduate Seminar

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 127.) Seminar, three hours. Designed for juniors/seniors. Selected aspects of art history explored through readings, discussion, research papers, and oral presentations. May be repeated twice for credit. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 188SA. Individual Studies for USIE Facilitators

    Units: 1

    Tutorial, to be arranged. Enforced corequisite: Honors Collegium 101E. Limited to junior/senior USIE facilitators. Individual study in regularly scheduled meetings with faculty mentor to discuss selected USIE seminar topic, conduct preparatory research, and begin preparation of syllabus. Individual contract with faculty mentor required. May not be repeated. Letter grading.

  • 188SB. Individual Studies for USIE Facilitators

    Units: 1

    Tutorial, to be arranged. Enforced requisite: course 188SA. Enforced corequisite: Honors Collegium 101E. Limited to junior/senior USIE facilitators. Individual study in regularly scheduled meetings with faculty mentor to finalize course syllabus. Individual contract with faculty mentor required. May not be repeated. Letter grading.

  • 188SC. Individual Studies for USIE Facilitators

    Units: 2

    Tutorial, to be arranged. Enforced requisite: course 188SB. Limited to junior/senior USIE facilitators. Individual study in regularly scheduled meetings with faculty mentor while facilitating USIE 88S course. Individual contract with faculty mentor required. May not be repeated. Letter grading.

  • 189. Advanced Honors Seminars

    Units: 1

    Seminar, three hours. Limited to 20 students. Designed as adjunct to undergraduate lecture course. Exploration of topics in greater depth through supplemental readings, papers, or other activities and led by lecture course instructor. May be applied toward honors credit for eligible students. Honors content noted on transcript. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 189HC. Honors Contracts

    Units: 1

    Tutorial, three hours. Limited to students in College Honors Program. Designed as adjunct to upper division lecture course. Individual study with lecture course instructor to explore topics in greater depth through supplemental readings, papers, or other activities. May be repeated for maximum of 4 units. Individual honors contract required. Honors content noted on transcript. Letter grading.

  • 195. Museum Studies Internship

    Units: 3

    Tutorial, five hours; fieldwork, four hours. Requisite: course C170A. Limited to junior/senior Art History majors. Internship in supervised setting at participating host museum at UCLA or in greater Los Angeles area. Participation in ongoing museum projects and operations, with specific work to be determined by host institution in consultation with faculty mentor. Curatorial, educational, communications, public relations, and development work may be included, as well as assistance at public programs and related events. Students meet on regular basis with faculty mentor and provide periodic reports of their experience. May be repeated for credit. Individual contract with supervising faculty mentor required. P/NP grading.

  • 196. Research Apprenticeship in Art History

    Units: 2 to 4

    Tutorial, three hours per week per unit. Limited to juniors/seniors. Entry-level research apprenticeship for upper division students under guidance of faculty mentor. May be repeated for credit. Individual contract required. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 197A. Individual Studies in Art History

    Units: 2 to 4

    (Formerly numbered 197.) Tutorial, to be arranged. Preparation: 3.0 grade-point average in major. Limited to seniors. Individual intensive study for majors, with scheduled meetings to be arranged between faculty member and student. Assigned reading and tangible evidence of mastery of subject matter required. May be repeated for maximum of 8 units. Eight units may be applied toward major. Individual contract required. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 197B. Individual Capstone Studies

    Units: 2

    Tutorial, two hours. Limited to departmental junior/senior majors and minors. Guided study led by faculty supervisor. Instructor meets with student to help design culminating capstone project so it conforms to departmental capstone project guidelines. Must be taken in conjunction and concurrently with one upper division departmental course. May not be repeated for credit. Individual contract required. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 198A. Honors Research in Art History

    Units: 4

    Tutorial, to be arranged. Preparation: completion of minimum of four upper division art history courses with 3.5 departmental grade-point average and overall 3.0 grade-point average. Limited to junior/senior Art History and History/Art History majors. Two-term independent research project under supervision of appropriate faculty member, culminating in departmental honors thesis of approximately 30 pages. Individual contract required. In Progress grading (credit to be given only on completion of course 198B).

  • 198B. Honors Research in Art History

    Units: 4

    Tutorial, to be arranged. Preparation: completion of minimum of four upper division art history courses with 3.5 departmental grade-point average and overall 3.0 grade-point average. Limited to junior/senior Art History and History/Art History majors. Two-term independent research project under supervision of appropriate faculty member, culminating in departmental honors thesis of approximately 30 pages. Individual contract required. Letter grading.

  • 199. Directed Research in Art History

    Units: 2 to 4

    Tutorial, two hours. Limited to juniors/seniors. Supervised individual research or investigation under guidance of faculty mentor. Culminating paper or project required. May be repeated for credit. Individual contract required. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 200. Art Historical Theories and Methodologies

    Units: 4

    Seminar, three hours. Critical examination of history of discipline of art history, with studies of various theoretical, critical, and methodological approaches to visual arts from antiquity to present. May be repeated for credit with consent of adviser. S/U or letter grading.

  • 201. Topics in Historiography of Art History

    Units: 4

    Seminar, three hours. Critical examination of historiographic traditions of specific areas and fields within discipline of art history, concentrating on particular time periods, geographical areas, artistic traditions, or work of one or more authors. May be repeated for credit with consent of adviser. S/U or letter grading.

  • 202. Topics in Theory and Criticism in Art History

    Units: 4

    Seminar, three hours. Focused studies of various theoretical and critical traditions within art history, concentrating on particular issues, authors, or methodologies either within or across historical and cultural areas. May be repeated for credit with consent of adviser. S/U or letter grading.

  • 203. Topics in Architectural History and Theory

    Units: 4

    Seminar, three hours. Focused studies of various theoretical and critical traditions within architectural history, concentrating on particular issues, authors, or methodologies either within or across historical, geographic, and cultural areas. May be repeated for credit with consent of adviser. S/U or letter grading.

  • 207. Consortium Scholar Seminar at Getty Research Institute

    Units: 4

    Seminar, three hours. Intramural graduate seminar at Getty Museum in collaboration with Getty Research Institute. Instructors, topics, and format vary. S/U or letter grading.

  • 210. Egyptian Art

    Units: 4

    Seminar, two hours. Requisites: courses M110A, M110B, M111. Art in Egypt during Late period and Greco-Roman period. Students should be ready to prepare for every meeting briefing of topic from archaeological memoirs, not to exceed 10 minutes. Some lectures. May be repeated for credit with consent of adviser. S/U or letter grading.

  • 212A. Topics in Aegean Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 211.) Seminar, two hours. Requisites: courses M111, M112A. Art and architecture of Aegean Bronze Age (3000 to 1000 B.C.). Monuments or theoretical problems related to art and culture of Crete, Greece, Cyclades, or Western Anatolia. May be repeated for credit with consent of adviser. S/U or letter grading.

  • 212B. Topics in Classical Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 221.) Seminar, two to three hours. Studies in Parthian art. Site-by-site survey of Near East (Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq, Syria) during period of Greek and Parthian control. May be repeated for credit with consent of adviser. S/U or letter grading.

  • 212C. Classical Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 223.) Seminar, two hours. Studies in Greco-Roman art and archaeology. Studies of specific periods, sites, or artistic media. May be repeated for credit with consent of adviser. S/U or letter grading.

  • C214D. Selected Topics in Ancient Art

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Variable topics in ancient art that reflect interests of individual regular and/or visiting faculty members. May be repeated twice for credit. Concurrently scheduled with course C114D. S/U or letter grading.

  • C215A. Late Antique Art and Architecture

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Art and architecture of late Roman Empire and early Christian world. Concurrently scheduled with course CM115A. S/U or letter grading.

  • C215B. Early Medieval Art and Architecture

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 21. Art and architecture of Western Europe from Migration period until A.D. 1000. Concurrently scheduled with course C115B. S/U or letter grading.

  • C215D. Gothic Art and Architecture

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Art and architecture of Europe in 13th century. Concurrently scheduled with course C115D. S/U or letter grading.

  • C215F. Medieval Paris

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Enforced requisite: course 21. Material culture, art, architecture, and history of city of Paris to circa 1500. Concurrently schedule with course C115F. S/U or letter grading.

  • C216A. Middle Byzantine Art and Architecture

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 21. Theory and development of Byzantine art from iconoclastic controversy to 1204. Concurrently scheduled with course C116A. S/U or letter grading.

  • C216B. Late Byzantine Art and Architecture

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Theory and development of Byzantine art from 1204 to 1453. Concurrently scheduled with course C116B. S/U or letter grading.

  • C217A. Medieval Archaeology

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Archaeology of medieval world. Concurrently scheduled with course C117A. S/U or letter grading.

  • C217B. Selected Topics in Medieval Art

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Variable topics in medieval art that reflect interests of individual regular and/or visiting faculty members. May be repeated twice for credit. Concurrently scheduled with course C117B. S/U or letter grading.

  • 217C. Medieval Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 225.) Seminar, two hours. Studies in selected topics in Byzantine and European medieval art. May be repeated for credit with consent of adviser. S/U or letter grading.

  • 217D. Byzantine Art, Architecture, and Archaeology

    Units: 4

    Seminar, two hours. Selected topics in Byzantine art and architecture. May be repeated for credit with consent of adviser. S/U or letter grading.

  • C218. Selected Topics in Armenian Art

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Variable topics in Armenian art that reflect interests of individual regular and/or visiting faculty members. May be repeated twice for credit. Concurrently scheduled with course C118C. S/U or letter grading.

  • C220A. Selected Topics in Islamic Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C214.) Lecture, three hours. Variable topics in Islamic art and architecture that reflect interests of individual regular and/or visiting faculty members. May be repeated twice for credit. Concurrently scheduled with course C120. S/U or letter grading.

  • 220B. Advanced Studies in Islamic Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 213.) Seminar, three hours. Monuments or theoretical problems related to Islamic culture and artistic production. May be repeated for credit with consent of adviser. S/U or letter grading.

  • 222A. Italian Renaissance Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 230.) Seminar, two hours. Preparation: knowledge of Italian. Study of various aspects of Leonardo?s theoretical approach to art in terms of sources and impact on followers. May be repeated for credit with consent of adviser. S/U or letter grading.

  • 224A. Northern Renaissance Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 235.) Seminar, two hours. Preparation: knowledge of German. Emphasis on selected topic (e.g., particular artist, trend, or problem). Research papers and oral reports required. May be repeated for credit with consent of adviser. S/U or letter grading.

  • C225. Southern Baroque Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C209A.) Lecture, three hours. Art and architecture of Spain or Italy, 16th to late 17th century. Concurrently scheduled with course C125A. S/U or letter grading.

  • 225B. Early Modern Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 240.) Seminar, three hours. Emphasis on selected topic (e.g., particular artist, trend, or problem). Research papers and oral reports required. Language requirements depend on area of focus. May be repeated for credit with consent of adviser. S/U or letter grading.

  • C226. Selected Topics in Early Modern Art

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Variable topics in early modern art that reflect interests of individual regular and/or visiting faculty members. May be repeated twice for credit. Concurrently scheduled with course C126. S/U or letter grading.

  • C228A. History of Photography, 1839 to 1910

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C271A.) Lecture, three hours. Study of origin, social functions, and development of photography in 19th and early 20th centuries, from Niépce to Atget. Concurrently scheduled with course C128A. S/U or letter grading.

  • C228B. History of Photography, 1910 to Present

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C271B.) Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour. History of photography in 20th century, with special attention to photography's entrance into project of avant-garde and its role in formation of postmodern aesthetic. Concurrently scheduled with courses C128B. S/U or letter grading.

  • C228C. History of Photography: Selected Topics

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C271C.) Lecture, three hours. Variable topics in history of photography that reflect interests of individual regular and/or visiting faculty members. May be repeated twice for credit. Concurrently scheduled with course C128C. S/U or letter grading.

  • 228D. History and Theory of Photography

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 272.) Seminar, three hours. Selected topics in photography history, criticism, and theory. S/U or letter grading.

  • C229A. Modern Art, 1900 to 1950

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C247.) Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour. Inquiry into 20th-century modernism from Fauvism to abstract expressionism. Topics include primitivism, gender, and sexuality in modernist art; origins of abstraction, collage, photomontage, and ready-made; rise of automatism and chance procedures; art, utopia, and political revolution; antimodernism and fascism; mass culture, machine paradigm, and work of art in age of mechanical reproduction. Concurrently scheduled with course C129A. S/U or letter grading.

  • C229B. Dada, 1915 to 1923

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C249A.) Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour (when scheduled). Introduction to modernism and historical avant-garde of early 20th century, tracing in detail emergence of Dada avant-garde in its various geographical locales during and after World War I. Visual art, literature, film, and performance addressed, with special attention to invention of series of avant-garde strategies crucial to Dada: ready-made, chance procedures, mechanical drawing, and photomontage. Concurrently scheduled with course C129B. S/U or letter grading.

  • C229C. Surrealism, 1924 to 1939

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C249B.) Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour (when scheduled). Study of art, literature, and film associated with surrealist movement in France, with special attention to dissident surrealism of writer and philosopher Georges Bataille, as well as to challenge to art history posed by surrealism's engagement with lessons of psychoanalysis. Concurrently scheduled with course C129C. S/U or letter grading.

  • 230A. European Art, 1700 to 1900

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 245.) Seminar, two hours. May be repeated for credit with consent of adviser. S/U or letter grading.

  • M230B. Seminar: Modern European History

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered M241A.) (Same as History M230A.) Seminar, three hours. Course M230B is enforced requisite to M230C. May be repeated for credit with consent of adviser. In Progress grading (credit to be given only on completion of course M230C).

  • M230C. Seminar: Modern European History

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered M241B.) (Same as History M230B.) Seminar, three hours. Enforced requisite: course M230B. May be repeated for credit with consent of adviser. Letter grading.

  • 230D. Modern Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 253.) Seminar, two hours. Changing topics in modern art (including illustration and other popular forms) that reflect interests of particular faculty members. Political and economic factors affecting arts of France and Germany at various times. May be repeated for credit with consent of adviser. S/U or letter grading.

  • C231A. Contemporary Art, 1940s to 1950s

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C250A.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 23. Study of major artistic and cultural trends following World War II in U.S. and Europe, covering abstract expressionism to pop art. Concurrently scheduled with course C131A. S/U or letter grading.

  • C231B. Contemporary Art, 1960s to 1970s

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C250B.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 23. Study of ambitions and contexts of pop art, minimalism, conceptual art, feminist art, performance, land art, and more. Concurrently scheduled with course C131B. S/U or letter grading.

  • C231C. Contemporary Art, 1980s to 1990s

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C250C.) Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour. Requisite: course 23. Study of politics of representation at end of century, covering dominant strategies and trends in postmodernist art. Concurrently scheduled with course C131C. S/U or letter grading.

  • 232. Contemporary Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 251.) Seminar, three hours. Selected topics in contemporary art, criticism, and theory. S/U or letter grading.

  • C233A. American Art before Civil War

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C212A.) Lecture, three hours. Painting, sculpture, and architecture in U.S. from Colonial period through Civil War. Concurrently scheduled with course C133A. S/U or letter grading.

  • C233B. American Art in Gilded Age, 1860 to 1900

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C212B.) Lecture, three hours. Painting, sculpture, and architecture in U.S. from Civil War to turn of century. Concurrently scheduled with course C133B. S/U or letter grading.

  • C233C. American Art, 1900 to 1945

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C212C.) Lecture, three hours. Painting, sculpture, and photography in U.S. from 1900 to 1945. Concurrently scheduled with course C133C. S/U or letter grading.

  • 234. American Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 255.) Seminar, two hours. Requisite: course C233A or C233B or C233C, depending on topic. Topics in American art from Colonial period to present. Discussion of weekly readings, student oral presentations, and papers. May be repeated for credit with consent of adviser. S/U or letter grading.

  • CM235A. African American Art before 1900

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered CM212D.) (Same as African American Studies CM235A.) Lecture, three hours. Detailed inquiry into work to circa 1900 of African American artists whose works provide insightful and critical commentary about major features of American life and society. Concurrently scheduled with course CM135A. S/U or letter grading.

  • CM235B. African American Art, 1900 to 1963

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered CM212E.) (Same as African American Studies CM235B.) Lecture, three hours. Detailed inquiry into work of African American artists from Columbian Exposition to 1963 March on Washington within context of social, political, and cultural engagement, as well as in codification of modern black life in U.S. Concurrently scheduled with course CM135B. S/U or letter grading.

  • M236. Topics in African American Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered M256.) (Same as African American Studies M256.) Seminar, three hours. Requisite: course CM235A or CM235B. Topics in African American art from 18th century to present. May be repeated for credit with consent of graduate adviser. S/U or letter grading.

  • 237. Native North American Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 219D.) Seminar, three hours. Studies in selected topics in art of American Indians. May be repeated for credit with consent of adviser. S/U or letter grading.

  • C239A. Mayan Art and Architecture

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C218B.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 27. Study of art of selected Maya-speaking cultures of southern Mesoamerica from circa 2000 B.C. to Conquest, with particular emphasis on history and iconography. Concurrently scheduled with course C139A. S/U or letter grading.

  • C239B. Aztec Art and Architecture

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C218D.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 27. Painting, sculpture, architecture, and other arts of Nahuatl-speaking peoples of central Mexico, with emphasis on their social and historical context and major scholarly debates. Concurrently scheduled with course C139B. S/U or letter grading.

  • C239C. Inca Art and Architecture

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Exploration of art, architecture, and urbanism of Incas from their empire's height in late 15th century to their political and cultural fragmentation during Spanish occupation of Andes (1532 to 1824). Concurrently scheduled with course C139C. S/U or letter grading.

  • C240A. Selected Topics in Arts of Indigenous Americas

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Variable topics in artistic production of Native people across Americas that reflect interests of individual regular and/or visiting faculty members. May be repeated twice for credit. Concurrently scheduled with course C140. P/NP or letter grading.

  • 240B. Art and Architecture of Indigenous Americas

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 219B.) Seminar, three hours. Studies in selected topics in artistic production of Native people across Americas. May be repeated for credit with consent of adviser. S/U or letter grading.

  • C241. Colonial Latin American Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 218E.) Lecture, three hours. Art and architecture of colonial Americas from 16th to 18th century. Concurrently scheduled with course C141. S/U or letter grading.

  • C242A. Mexican Art in Modern Age

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C252.) Lecture, three hours. Mexican art of 19th and 20th centuries, from foundation of academy in 1785 to present day. Study of art and revolution, muralism, surrealism, indigenism, postcolonialism, and postmodernism in painting, sculpture, prints, photography, and architecture. Concurrently scheduled with course C142A. S/U or letter grading.

  • C242B. Latin American Art of 20th Century

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C254.) Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour (when scheduled). Mainstream modern and contemporary art and architecture of selected Latin American countries, including both modernist and postmodernist forms, considered in context of social and political concerns, both national and international. Concurrently scheduled with course C142B. S/U or letter grading.

  • C245A. Architecture and Urbanism in Africa

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C216D.) Lecture, three hours. Survey of African built environment at various moments and in different places from about 200 C.E. to present, with emphasis on cultural, social, and historical contexts of architecture, gender, and space, and contemporary African cities. Concurrently scheduled with course C145A. S/U or letter grading.

  • C245B. Contemporary Arts of Africa

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C216C.) Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour (when scheduled). Survey of African visual practices since mid-20th century, with special emphasis on changing meaning of art object, status of African artist, global reception of contemporary African art, and very definitions of contemporary African art. Concurrently scheduled with course C145B. S/U or letter grading.

  • 246. African Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 219C.) Seminar, three hours. Studies in selected topics in art of sub-Saharan Africa. May be repeated for credit with consent of adviser. S/U or letter grading.

  • 247. Oceanic Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 219A.) Seminar, three hours. Studies in selected topics in art of Pacific islands. May be repeated for credit with consent of adviser. S/U or letter grading.

  • C248A. Art and Material Culture, Neolithic to 210 B.C.

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C261A.) Lecture, three hours. Genesis of Chinese civilization in light of new archaeological finds, including sites and works of art (e.g., ceramics, bronzes, jades). Concurrently scheduled with course C148A. S/U or letter grading.

  • C248B. Art and Material Culture of Early Imperial China, 210 B.C. to A.D. 906

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C261B.) Lecture, three hours. Palaces and tombs of early imperial dynasties, impact of Buddhist art (cave temples), rise of new media and technologies. Concurrently scheduled with course C148B. S/U or letter grading.

  • C248C. Art and Material Culture of Late Imperial China, 906 to 1911

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C261C.) Lecture, three hours. Secular and religious (Buddhist and Taoist) architecture, painting, sculpture, and various luxury industries (lacquer, porcelain, textiles, jade, bronze, furniture, wood and bamboo carving, etc.). Concurrently scheduled with course C148C. S/U or letter grading.

  • C248D. Advanced Chinese Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C258.) Lecture, three hours. Study in Chinese painting and sculpture. Concurrently scheduled with course C148D. S/U or letter grading.

  • C248E. Art in Modern China

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C261D.) Lecture, three hours. Concentrated look at major schools and masters of Chinese art from turn of 20th century to present, with focus on interaction with foreign cultures and issues of self-identity, assimilation, modernity, tradition, and continuity. Consideration of recent developments in Chinese art in global context. Concurrently scheduled with course C148E. S/U or letter grading.

  • C248F. Advanced Chinese Painting

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Examination of classical painting of imperial China through theory and practice. Concurrently scheduled with course C148F. S/U or letter grading.

  • C248G. Gardens in Chinese Art and Culture

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Overview of practice, theory, and representation of Chinese gardens in their historical, philosophical, artistic, social, and cultural contexts through literary writings, paintings, and aspects of material culture. Concurrently scheduled with course C148G. S/U or letter grading.

  • C249A. Selected Topics in Chinese Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C261E.) Lecture, three hours. Variable topics in Chinese art that reflect interests of individual regular and/or visiting faculty members. May be repeated twice for credit. Concurrently scheduled with course C149. S/U or letter grading.

  • 249B. Chinese Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 260B.) Seminar, three hours. Advanced studies in secular and religious artistic traditions of China. May be repeated for credit with consent of adviser. S/U or letter grading.

  • C250. Advanced Japanese Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C259.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 150A. Study in Japanese painting and sculpture. Concurrently scheduled with course C150B. S/U or letter grading.

  • C251A. Selected Topics in Japanese Art

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Variable topics in Japanese art that reflect interests of individual regular and/or visiting faculty members. May be repeated twice for credit. Concurrently scheduled with course C151. S/U or letter grading.

  • 251B. Japanese Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 260C.) Lecture, three hours. Advanced studies in secular and religious artistic traditions of Japan. May be repeated for credit with consent of adviser. S/U or letter grading.

  • C252A. History of Korean Painting

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C242A.) Lecture, three hours. Korean painting history from Three Kingdoms period to 19th century, examined within cultural and sociopolitical contexts. Special emphasis on diversity of topics and social status of artists during Choson dynasty (1392 to 1910). Concurrently scheduled with course C152B. S/U or letter grading.

  • C252B. History of Korean Ceramics

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C242B.) Lecture, three hours. History of Korean ceramics from Neolithic period to 19th century, with special emphasis on technological and stylistic developments. Concurrently scheduled with course C152C. S/U or letter grading.

  • C252C. History of Korean Buddhist Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C242C.) Lecture, three hours. History of Korean Buddhist art from Three Kingdoms period to Choson dynasty, with special emphasis on Buddhist iconography and relationship between sculpture, painting, and architecture. Concurrently scheduled with course C152D. S/U or letter grading.

  • C253A. Selected Topics in Korean Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C242D.) Lecture, three hours. Variable topics in Korean art that reflect interests of individual regular and/or visiting faculty members. May be repeated twice for credit. Concurrently scheduled with course C153. S/U or letter grading.

  • 253B. Selected Topics in Korean Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 243.) Lecture, three hours. Studies of Korean art under different art-historical perspectives, methods, and theories. Individual studies, with emphasis on professional presentation. Group studies may be linked to exhibition projects. May be repeated with consent of instructor. S/U or letter grading.

  • C254A. Advanced Indian Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C257.) Lecture, three hours. Requisite: course 154A. Study in Indian sculpture and architecture. Concurrently scheduled with course C154C. S/U or letter grading.

  • 254B. Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 280C.) Lecture, three hours. Topics in modern and contemporary South Asian art from 1900 to present. Letter grading.

  • C255A. Selected Topics in South and Southeast Asian Art

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Variable topics in South and Southeast Asian art that reflect interests of individual regular and/or visiting faculty members. May be repeated twice for credit. Concurrently scheduled with course C155. S/U or letter grading.

  • 255B. Indian Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 260A.) Lecture, two hours. Advanced studies in secular and religious artistic traditions of India. May be repeated for credit with consent of adviser. S/U or letter grading.

  • C258A. Selected Topics in Asian Arts and Architecture

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Variable topics in Asian arts and architecture that reflect interests of individual regular and/or visiting faculty members. May be repeated twice for credit. Concurrently scheduled with course C158A. S/U or letter grading.

  • M258B. Topics in Asian Archaeology

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered M262A.) (Same as Anthropology M216.) Seminar, three hours. Designed for graduate students. Topics may include identification of ethnic groups in archaeology, archaeology of religion, archaeological reflections of commerce and trade and their influence on social development, archaeology of language dispersal, cultural contact and nature of cultural influence. S/U or letter grading.

  • 258C. Fieldwork in Archaeology

    Units: 2 to 8

    (Formerly numbered 265.) Fieldwork, to be arranged. Participation in archaeological excavations or other archaeological research under supervision of staff. May be repeated for credit with consent of adviser. S/U or letter grading.

  • C260A. Art and Empire

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C280A.) Lecture, three hours. Examination of relationship between art and imperial ideologies and introduction to current issues in colonial studies and postcolonial criticism. Concurrently scheduled with course C160. S/U or letter grading.

  • 260B. Problems in Postcolonial Criticism

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 280D.) Seminar, three hours. Advanced study of current theoretical debates concerning colonial and postcolonial history and society. Letter grading.

  • C269. Selected Topics in Architectural History

    Units: 4

    Lecture, three hours. Variable topics in architectural history that reflect interests of individual regular and/or visiting faculty members. May be repeated twice for credit. Concurrently scheduled with course C169. S/U or letter grading.

  • C270A. Museum Studies

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C203A.) Lecture, three hours; discussion, one hour (when scheduled). Introduction to museology as critical practice, with emphasis on history and theory of museums and impact of culture and society on current museum theory and practice. Concurrently scheduled with course C170A. S/U or letter grading.

  • C270B. Museum Studies Practicum

    Units: 2 to 4

    (Formerly numbered C203C.) Lecture, three hours. On-site examination and discussion of selected artworks, exhibitions, and associated published and distributed materials, and of museum and gallery institutions, practices, and policies. Concurrently scheduled with course C170B. Letter grading.

  • C271. Selected Topics in Museum Studies

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 203D.) Seminar, three hours. Variable topics in museum studies that reflect interests of individual regular and/or visiting faculty members. May be repeated for credit with topic change. Concurrently scheduled with course C171. S/U or letter grading.

  • C272A. Preservation of Art

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C203E.) Lecture, three hours. Designed for anthropology, archaeology, and art history graduate students. Introduction to preservation of cultural heritage materials, including what should be preserved and why, as well as who should be involved in decision-making process. Discussion of issues of preservation and restoration of these cultural heritage materials both in museum and outdoor environment contexts. Materials and techniques used to make cultural heritage materials, in relation to preservation efforts needed to prevent decay and loss. Introduction to examples of conservation issues related to sites, buildings, monuments, and collections. Ethical and contextual aspects with reference to changing values, illustrating how cultural materials may have been treated differently according to those values. Concurrently scheduled with course C172A. S/U or letter grading.

  • 272B. Restoration, Preservation, and Conservation

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered 204.) Seminar, three hours. May not be repeated. S/U or letter grading.

  • C272C. Art: Fakes, Forgeries, and Authenticity

    Units: 4

    (Formerly numbered C203G.) Lecture, three hours. Examination of concepts of authenticity, originality, fakes, and forgeries in art. Overview of problems inherent in concept of authenticity and description of many examples of problems related to this concept in series of discussions based on objects from variety of cultures. Introduction to subject of fakes and account of three different areas of connoisseurship that are essential component of production, study, and scientific examination of fakes. Nature of art connoisseurship described in many examples from Renaissance and earlier panel paintings, as well as antiquities and traditional African arts. Background of art restoration and art conservation discussed in relationship to authenticity and technical studies. Scientific tools that form basis of another kind of connoisseurship described in terms of dating techniques that can be applied directly to works of art and technical methods by which material constituents of works of art are studied. Concurrently scheduled with course C172B. S/U or letter grading.

  • 273. Studies in Materials and Production of Artworks

    Units: 4

    Seminar, three hours. Designed to expose students to material properties and technical production issues related to making of artworks. Introduction to processes of construction, fabrication, maintenance, preservation, and more. Hands-on demonstrations and workshops to deepen understanding of significance of choices that artists make in choice of materials. Processes of making that can impact final physical forms as well as aesthetic meanings that can attach to it. Combination of theoretical, ethical, and practical questions that confront conservators as well as those specializing in technical art history. S/U or letter grading.

  • 375. Teaching Apprentice Practicum

    Units: 1 to 4

    Seminar, to be arranged. Preparation: apprentice personnel employment as teaching assistant, associate, or fellow. Teaching apprenticeship under active guidance and supervision of regular faculty member responsible for curriculum and instruction at UCLA. May be repeated for credit. S/U grading.

  • 495. Teaching Art History

    Units: 1 to 4

    Seminar, to be arranged. Preparation: apprentice personnel employment as teaching assistant, associate, or fellow. Designed for graduate students. Required of all new teaching assistants during Fall Quarter of their teaching assistant appointment. Workshop/seminar in teaching techniques and pedagogical issues, consisting of readings, discussions, and guest speakers on selected topics. May not be applied toward M.A. or Ph.D. course requirements. S/U grading.

  • 496. Teaching with Technology

    Units: 1 to 4

    Seminar, to be arranged. Preparation: apprentice personnel employment as teaching assistant, associate, or fellow. Designed for graduate students. Introduction to technological support available to new departmental teaching assistants. Topics include exploring functions of teaching assistant archive, CCLE, MyUCLA, Gradebook, and TurnItIn and ways to efficiently use these tools. Introduction to lesson planning and ways to establish effective teaching strategies in and out of classroom. May not be applied toward M.A. or Ph.D. course requirements. S/U grading.

  • 501. Cooperative Program

    Units: 2 to 8

    Tutorial, to be arranged. Preparation: consent of UCLA graduate adviser and graduate dean, and host campus instructor, department chair, and graduate dean. Used to record enrollment of UCLA students in courses taken under cooperative arrangements with USC. S/U grading.

  • 596. Directed Individual Study or Research

    Units: 2 to 8

    Tutorial, to be arranged. May be repeated for credit with consent of adviser. S/U or letter grading.

  • 597. Preparation for M.A. Comprehensive Examination or Ph.D. Qualifying Examinations

    Units: 2 to 12

    Tutorial, to be arranged. S/U grading.

  • 598. Research for and Preparation of M.A. Thesis

    Units: 2 to 12

    Tutorial, to be arranged. S/U grading.

  • 599. Research for and Preparation of Ph.D. Dissertation

    Units: 2 to 12

    Tutorial, to be arranged. S/U grading.