4.2 CAP Module in Art & Land
The theme of art and land is a very broad theme that cuts across disciplines and art movements. This module looks at land and the sublime (Romanticism); landscape in Impressionism; land and history; land and society (Realism); land art; land and identity; land and mental space; land and memory; and land and eco-sentiment.
Cost: Individual Modules each R400-00 (done individually, there are no assignments and no crit involved).
The Applied Art History Short Course includes FIVE modules and TWO assignments (a choice of FOUR is provided).
Recognition: Certificate of Completion on completion of all 5 modules in this Short Course plus the assignments.
Course Category: Level 01
Target Audience: Art lovers or artists who want to understand the history and characteristics of the genre of landscape painting and the relationship of art to land.
Course Duration: There is a one-month limit to do the courses after registration. It is difficult to determine how long it will take you to complete the course. The average time to read through the tutorial material is about 3 hours, but it can be longer, depending on how much time you spend on the links. This Module also has an assignment to complete, which takes a variable amount on time.
What you will learn:
You will gain an understanding of landscape rendering as genre.
You will acquire thematic insight into the history of landscape rendering and its different manifestations.
You will be able to place contemporary approaches to depiction of the land in context with the genre of landscape.
You will acquire an understanding of the different conceptual dimensions of landscape rendering.
There is an Assignment for this module. It is not compulsory, but if you want to receive the Certificate of Completion for this Short Course you have to complete it. The Assignment is practical and should take about a day.