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May 15, 2017 by Kym Rice (kym)
CDAD 6574 : Topics in Medium-Based Decorative Arts and Design
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Corcoran Decorative Arts and Design (CDAD)
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DADH-MA: MA in Decorative Arts and Design History
Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Corcoran School of the Arts and Design (CCAD)
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Topics in Medium-Based Decorative Arts and Design
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Medium-Based Dec Arts/Design
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Provides opportunities for introductory-level study of media— including textile, wood, glass, ceramics, metal, and paper—outside of the student's major area of focus. Topics vary by semester. May be repeated for credit provided the topic differs. See department for more details.
After completing this course, students will be able to:
Identify Western ceramic styles, materials, makers from the 1700s through the 2000s.
Understand chronologies of stylistic movements as illustrated by Western ceramics
Analyze critically objects, interiors, and architecture as indicators of taste, culture, society, aesthetics, religion and politics
Improve their vocabulary of decorative arts and design techniques and technology
Interpret reading material and apply it to course content
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