Pre-Columbian Art

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2019
Subject Name: 
Latinx and Latin Amer Studies
Course Number: 
186
Institution: 
Amherst College

This course provides an introduction to the Pre-Columbian art and architecture of the Americas. It explores major traditions in architecture and city planning, murals, sculpture, painting, masks, and textiles. The first half of the semester concentrates on Preclassic and Classic Mesoamerica (Mexico and Central America); the second on Postclassic Mesoamerica, North America, and the Andes.

Fall semester. Visiting Professor Couch.

Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Crosslisted Section ID: 
ARHA-186-01,LLAS-186-01
Schedule #: 
LLAS-186-01-1920F

Course Sections

Pre-Columbian Art
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 N C Christopher Couch ccouch@amherst.edu TTH 10:00AM-11:20AM