Course Offerings by term

Course Offerings

This course is designed to familiarize beginners with the Arabic alphabet system and Arabic writing as well as provide the basis for limited conversation.


DayStart TimeEnd TimeRoom
Monday
10:50
12:25
SD-2
Thursday
10:50
14:15
SD-2

After studying the principles of morphological derivation which makes the students able to structure their understanding of the vocabulary production system, the course focuses on producing small texts expressing the students’ opinion and description of the material seen during the sessions. AB 530 gives the opportunity to go beyond simple contact and to interact in Arabic within the fields covered by the different documents. The field covered by the didactic documents broadens out to short authentic texts, short articles and literary production, as well as authentic documents such as letters, cards, advertisings, announcements…


DayStart TimeEnd TimeRoom
Monday
09:00
10:35
SD-2
Thursday
09:00
10:35
SD-2

This course is designed to familiarize beginners with the Arabic alphabet system and Arabic writing as well as provide the basis for limited conversation.


DayStart TimeEnd TimeRoom
Monday
10:50
12:25
SD-2
Thursday
10:50
14:15
SD-2

After studying the principles of morphological derivation which makes the students able to structure their understanding of the vocabulary production system, the course focuses on producing small texts expressing the students’ opinion and description of the material seen during the sessions. AB 530 gives the opportunity to go beyond simple contact and to interact in Arabic within the fields covered by the different documents. The field covered by the didactic documents broadens out to short authentic texts, short articles and literary production, as well as authentic documents such as letters, cards, advertisings, announcements…


DayStart TimeEnd TimeRoom
Monday
09:00
10:35
SD-2
Thursday
09:00
10:35
SD-2

Uses the unsurpassed richness of the art museums of Paris as the principal teaching resource. The history of Western Art is studied through the close examination of a limited selection of major works in a variety of media. The works chosen illuminate the political, social and religious contexts of Antiquity, the Middle Ages, the Renaissance, the Baroque and Rococo periods, and the modern epoch. The course has an extra course fee of 35 euros.


DayStart TimeEnd TimeRoom
Friday
09:00
12:25
Q-704

Uses the unsurpassed richness of the art museums of Paris as the principal teaching resource. The history of Western Art is studied through the close examination of a limited selection of major works in a variety of media. The works chosen illuminate the political, social and religious contexts of Antiquity, the Middle Ages, the Renaissance, the Baroque and Rococo periods, and the modern epoch. The course has an extra course fee of 35 euros.


DayStart TimeEnd TimeRoom
Friday
12:40
16:05
C-102

Continues the study of the most significant monuments of Western painting, sculpture, and architecture, from the Renaissance to the 20th-century. Emphasizes historical context, continuity, and critical analysis. Includes direct contact with works of art in Parisian museums.


DayStart TimeEnd TimeRoom
Monday
09:00
10:35
C-101
Wednesday
09:00
10:35
C-101
Wednesday
10:50
12:25
VISIT-1

Investigates the growth patterns of Paris from Roman times through the Second Empire. Studies major monuments, pivotal points of urban design, and vernacular architecture on site. Presents the general vocabulary of architecture, the history of French architecture and urban planning, as well as a basic knowledge of French history to provide a framework for understanding the development of Paris.


DayStart TimeEnd TimeRoom
Friday
16:20
17:55
VISIT-1
Tuesday
14:30
16:05
C-101
Friday
14:30
16:05
C-101

Introduces first the specific contributions of Greek art to the Western tradition. Then presents the diversification of these achievements in the Etruscan civilization and in the Hellenistic age. Examines how the Romans absorbed, continued, and creatively transformed Greek and Etruscan art and passed the ancient heritage on to medieval and early modern Europe. AH 1000 is strongly recommended as a prerequisite.


DayStart TimeEnd TimeRoom
Friday
09:00
10:35
VISIT-1
Tuesday
10:50
12:25
C-101
Friday
10:50
12:25
C-101

Surveys notable developments in painting, sculpture, and architecture in Italy and in Northern Europe (late 13th-16th centuries). Emphasizes the origins of the Renaissance and the basic stylistic evolution from Early to High Renaissance and Mannerism. Explores the ramifications of the Italian Renaissance mode as it came into contact with other historical and cultural traditions in Northern Europe. AH 1000 and AH 1020 are strongly recommended as prerequisites.


DayStart TimeEnd TimeRoom
Monday
10:50
12:25
C-101
Thursday
10:50
12:25
VISIT-1
Thursday
12:40
14:15
C-101