Global art history


This course covers the history of art from prehistoric times to the contemporary era, exploring the artistic traditions of different cultures and civilizations across the globe. It includes topics such as cave paintings, ancient Egyptian art, Byzantine mosaics, Renaissance masterpieces, modern art movements, and the intersection of art with technology, activism, and environmental issues.

What you will learn

By completing this course, learners will gain a comprehensive understanding of global art history, including the diverse artistic expressions of different societies, as well as the ability to critically analyze and interpret art within its cultural, historical, and social contexts.

Course program

Prehistoric Art
Ancient Art
Medieval and Byzantine Art
Renaissance to Baroque Art
Modern and Contemporary Art