4.4 CAP Module in Expressing the Self | Elfriede Dreyer


This module guides you to understand Expressionism as an arthistorical movement as a well as expressionism as a stylistic convention of expressing emotion and a human condition. Abstract Expressionism and New Expressionism receive specific attention. 


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 Expressionism as one of the major art history movements of the 20th century, as well as its contemporary versions in New Expressionism.


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.


Language: English

4.4 CAP Module in Expressing the Self

  • What you will learn:

    You will gain a basic understanding of Expressionism as an arthistorical movement.You will acquire insight into the spirit and style of expressionist thinking in art.You will gain insight into the various dimensions of expressing the self in art today.​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.


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