Go to Main Content
HELP | LOGOUT

Detail Course Information

 

Transparent Image
Sections Found
Winter Term 2019 Valuing Art: The Philosophy and Psychology of Aesthetic Appreciation - 1283 - PHIL 347
Registration for this term is over. Changes or corrections to registration now by petition only. Students should contact their academic advisor.
Classes have begun. Approval of the instructor is now required for registration.


Prerequisites/Notes: One course in philosophy or sophomore standing, or consent of instructor

Catalog Description : How and why do we value art? Is there an objective standard of taste or is taste relative? How does and aesthetic property--such as beauty--differ from other properties of art--such as being made of stone? What are the roles of emotion and evolution in aesthetic response? These and other questions will be considered in this discussion-oriented class. Appropriate for those interested in philosophy, art history or cognitive science.

Attributes: Humanities Div GER (01cr), BM Humanities (01cr), Foundation/Gateway Course


Term

Winter Term 2019

Instructors

Mark Phelan

Course

PHIL 347

Grade Mode

Standard

Title

VALUING ART

Final Exam

Wednesday, Mar 13, 2019 08:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

CRN

1283

Status

Active

Class Time

01:50-03:00 MWF MAIN 211

Start-End Date

Jan 03, 2019-Mar 13, 2019

Campus

Appleton Main Campus

Units

6

Course materials View Book Information

 

Maximum

Number registered

Number on waitlist

Seats available

Enrollment:

20

17

0

3