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Visual Arts 308 / 508 – Study Abroad Workshop: Early Italian Renaissance Art History

A Faculty-Led Study Abroad Course in Italy (Tuscany)

Art historical study of painting, sculpture and architecture from the 13th-15th centuries in Tuscany.

This course is designed to

  1. Give the student an overview of the relationship of art to religious, political, cultural and philosophical developments and expressions of the early Italian Renaissance;
  2. Develop a stylistic understanding of art as it relates to chronological developments; and
  3. Develop skills in critical thinking and analysis. Course content will focus on early stylistic, philosophical, conceptual and technological developments within the cultural centers of Florence, Siena, Assisi, and Arezzo.

Attention will be directed to the art of major artists---Duccio, Giotto, Cimabue, Pietro and Ambrogio Lorenzetti, Simone Martini, Ghiberti, Brunelleschi, Masaccio, Donatello, Piero della Francesca, Botticelli, Alberti, Fra Angelico, Fra Filippo Lippi, Uccello, Michelozzo, and Luca della Robbia.

Undergraduate version of course = ART 308-602; View the ART 308-602 Syllabus

Graduate version of course = ART 508-603; View the ART 508-603 Syllabus

Eligibility

Undergraduate Students

If any pre-requisites are required, they will be listed above. Prerequisites require an instructor override in advance of your registration in Ursa. Please contact the instructor before registering to provide proof of completion of the prerequisite course. Other UNC staff are not able to assist with prerequisite overrides for registration.

UNC Degree Seeking

Current UNC students can register for this course.

UNC Non-Degree Seeking

If you are not seeking a degree at UNC, but have earned a GED or high school diploma, you may take a course for personal interest or to transfer to another college or university. Please note, as a non-degree seeking student, you are not eligible for Financial Aid.

Graduate Students

If any prerequisites are required, they will be listed above. Prerequisites require an instructor override in advance of your registration in Ursa. Please contact the instructor before registering to provide proof of completion of the prerequisite course. Other UNC staff are not able to assist with prerequisite overrides for registration.

UNC Degree Seeking Students

Current UNC graduate students can register for this course.

UNC Non-Degree Seeking Students

Non-degree seeking graduate status refers to a student who has at least a Bachelor's degree and has either applied to our Graduate School and not yet been admitted or is wanting to take classes but not pursue a degree. Please note, as a non-degree seeking student, you are not eligible for Financial Aid.

Register

6 Easy Steps to Participating in an FLSA Program/Course:

  1. Speak with your advisor, parents and/or guardian about the best course and program for you.
  2. Go to the CIE office to pick up the application packet and discuss details of the course/program. Or you can find the course-specific application by visiting the FLSA courses page on the CIE website.
  3. Complete the application paperwork and return it to CIE by the required deadline.
  4. Also bring the required deposit with your registration form (found in the application packet) to the Extended Campus office in Michener after dropping off your application paperwork to CIE.
  5. Attend all meetings required for the FLSA.
  6. TRAVEL ABROAD AND ENJOY!!

Contact Us

Instructor emails: Michael Coronel and Patricia Coronel

UNC Extended Campus
Campus Box 21, Michener Library, Room L54
University of Northern Colorado
Greeley, CO 80639
Phone: 970-351-2594
Fax: 970-351-1870
E-mail: aimee.rogers@unco.edu
Office Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Once You register

Billing and Payment for Your Course

  • You will submit a $400 deposit with your application packet. This deposit is non-refundable if you are accepted to the course, but will be refunded if your application is not accepted.
  • You will be billed for the remaining program cost via the billing schedule for the term in which the course is delivered.
  • Course materials costs (textbooks, CDs, etc.) are assessed and paid separately.
  • To view or pay your bill, please visit the Bursar’s website: http://www.unco.edu/acctservices/bursar/accrec.htm for specific instructions on accessing your bill. You will not receive a bill in the mail; UNC has an ebill system.

Deposits are non-refundable and signify your commitment to participate in the course. Once you commit to participate, UNC may begin to make logistical arrangements on your behalf that may include non-recoverable costs. UNC will attempt to recover funds expended or committed on your behalf if you decide to withdraw, but any non-recoverable costs to UNC (charged by airlines, third party vendors, tour operators, etc.) will be charged to you.

ART 308-602 Syllabus

ART 508-603 Syllabus

Course Basics

Level of Study
Undergraduate = ART 308-602
Graduate = ART 508-603
Credits
3
Location
Italy + Online
Dates
Online coursework: May 31 - June 27, 2017
Travel to Italy: May 31 - June 20
Application and deposit due by March 10
Instructors
Michael Coronel and Patricia Coronel
Tuition
$3,298 including $400 deposit
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