Subject: Art History
Credit units: 3
Offered: Term 1 and 2
College: Arts and Science
Department: Art and Art History


A survey course which reflects developments in Canadian art and architecture from the closing years of the 19th Century through to the present day. In this course we will consider the major movements in Canadian art as well as significant contributors and social factors (race, religion, gender, class), which have influenced art of this period.

Prerequisite(s): ARTH 120.3 and ARTH 121.3, or a course in the areas of fine arts or humanities.
Note: Students with credit for ART 257 will not receive credit for this course.

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