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HA2D6 - Italian Baroque: The Reform of Art 1580-1630

  • Module code: HA2D6
  • Module name: Italian Baroque: The Reform of Art 1580-1630
  • Department: History of Art
  • Credit: 15

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

This second year short module will introduce students to the major developments in Italian Baroque sculpture and painting, placed in their social and intellectual contexts. It engages with key artists: Bernini, Caravaggio, Barocci, Annibale Caracci.

Principal learning outcomes

It will prime those students going to Venice in the autumn term of their third year, familiarising them with the Baroque period and the broader study of Italian art.

Timetabled teaching activities

1 x 1œ-hour seminar per week

Departmental link

http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/arts/arthistory/undergraduate/modules2009-10/baroque/

Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
15 CATS (Module code: HA2D6-15)
C1 (Assessed/examined work) Assessed Course Work 40%
Assessed Course Work 10%
Examination - Main Summer Exam Period (weeks 4-9) 50%
Assessed Course Work 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:

Core

N/A

Optional Core

N/A

Optional
  • Undergraduate Taught Italian and History of Art (R3V3) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate History of Art with Italian (V3R3) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate History of Art with Italian with Intercalated Year (V3R4) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate History of Art (V401) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate History of Art with Intercalated Year (V402) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate History of Art (V41P) - Year 1
  • Undergraduate History of Art (V41P) - Year 2
  • Undergraduate History of Art (V41P) - Year 3
  • Undergraduate History of Art (V41P) - Year 4
  • Undergraduate History of Art (V41P) - Year 5
  • Undergraduate History of Art (V41P) - Year 6
  • Undergraduate History of Art (V41P) - Year 7
  • Undergraduate History of Art (V41P) - Year 8
  • History of Art (Diploma) (V4P3) - Year 2