Contemporary Critical Theory: A Survey (CESE 102)

An entry point for students new to critical theory and visual culture, this course offers an introduction to issues and topics that impact and influence contemporary art practices, from mid-20th Century to today. Led by creative practitioners, students will explore diverse themes, concerns and perspectives relevant to a variety of practices. This course supports an engagement in critical thinking, research and personal investigations toward further study and practice in contemporary art. This course includes written exercises, such as exhibition or artist reviews.

Course Formats

Course offerings are available online (synchronous) and on campus. View schedule for current and upcoming formats.

Instructional Hours: 24 hours (8 classes, 3 hours per class)

Additional Hours: up to 24 hours for independent study and practice, assignment completion and homework.

Terms Offered

This course is typically offered during the following terms:

(Subject to change)

Fall | September to December

Spring | January to March

Summer | April to August

Tuition + Materials

Tuition is $507.45. Download your detailed materials list before your first class.


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