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Art History / AP Option


Explore in depth the history of art ranging from ancient world to present day. This class will give you the option of taking the AP test in Art History.

In this course you will:
  • Develop skills in identifying, describing, and analyzing works of art in terms of context, function, and style.
  • Compare and contrast characteristics among diverse artworks based on periods, styles, movements, and themes
  • Refine writing skills in describing, analyzing, and comparing works of art
  • Travel to experience the art studied in the course in real life

Projects you'll have the opportunity to complete are:
  • Wearable art - period piece from painting
  • Documentary
  • 3D Mixed Media
  • Movie Trailer with Soundtrack