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FIF 163 Art History Survey: Prehistory to the Early Christian Period

Course Description

Focus on the history of art from Prehistoric times through the Early Middle Ages, including sculpture, painting and architecture.This course will explain significant historical and cultural influences on the development of art in western civilization and will focus on Prehistoric cave art, Mesopotamian temples, Egyptian pyramids, Minoan palaces, historical culture behind the Ilian and the Trojan war, Classical Athens, Roman arts and the destruction of the city of Pompeii, early Christian catacombs, Byzantine churches and mosaics. Discover the beginnings of civilizations and immerse yourself into the ancient past.


There is a 20% reduced fee for students 65 years of age or older at the time of registration. You must register by phone (403-220-2952) or in person to receive this discount.

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