There is no pre-requisite in this class. A historical survey of the visual arts from the early Christian era through the High Renaissance in Europe including selected works of early religious art and architecture, medieval art and manuscripts, and Renaissance painting. Course may combine in-class activities such as lectures, group work, pottery work, soap carvings, drawings, reconstructions, and field trips. Strong reading and writing skills are key to succeeding in this class. Limited seats, so register early! Winter term only.