Programme Description

Programme Description



University of Malta

Institute for European Studies

History of Art (Joint Area)

(for courses commencing October 2020)

YEAR ONE

Semester 1

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

ART1001 Introduction to History of Art as a Discipline 4 ECTS (NC)
ART1013 The Early Renaissance in Italy 4 ECTS (NC)
ART1016 Paleochristian and Byzantine Art 4 ECTS (NC)




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

ART1005 The Birth of Modern Art 4 ECTS (NC)
ART1120 Museum Placement 1 2 ECTS
ART1140 Italian Renaissance Architecture 1400-1600 4 ECTS (NC)
ART1214 Carolingian, Ottonian and Romanesque 4 ECTS (NC)




YEAR TWO

In addition to the compulsory study-units as indicated in the programmes of study for the two Main Areas, students are required to register for optional/elective study-units to bring their total to 60 ECTS credits per academic year.

Semester 1

Elective Units Elective units are offered subject to availability and time-table constraints.

ART2008 High Renaissance and Mannerism in Italy 4 ECTS
ART2012 Modern Art 4 ECTS
ART2018 Caravaggio and Early Baroque Classicism 4 ECTS
ART2000 Art in Malta 1: Late Medieval to Early Renaissance 4 ECTS
ART2151 The Decorative Arts in the 19th Century 2 ECTS
ART2038 Gender Issues in Art 2 ECTS
ART2140 Italian Baroque Architecture 1600-1750 4 ECTS




Semester 2

Elective Units Elective units are offered subject to availability and time-table constraints.

ART1009 Gothic Art and Architecture 4 ECTS
ART2005 Northern Renaissance Art 4 ECTS
ART2010 Roman Baroque Sculpture 4 ECTS
ART2011 Modern Contemporary Art 4 ECTS
ART2022 Classical Greek and Roman Architecture 4 ECTS
ART2114 Study Tour 4 ECTS
ART2314 Conservation Placement 2 ECTS
PHI2107 Aesthetics 2 ECTS




YEAR THREE

In addition to the compulsory study-units as indicated in the programmes of study for the two Main Areas, students are required to register for optional/elective study-units to bring their total to 60 ECTS credits per academic year.

Semester 1

Elective Units Elective units are offered subject to availability and time-table constraints.

ART2020 Art in Malta 2: The Early Knights’ Period 1530-1566 4 ECTS
ART2124 The Art and Architecture of the Central Mediterranean Littoral - Late Medieval to Early Modern 4 ECTS
ART3001 Late Baroque Painting 4 ECTS
ART3002 Neo-Classicism and Romanticism 4 ECTS
ART3003 Art in Malta 3: The Architecture of the Order of St John in Malta (1530-1798) 4 ECTS
ART3019 Art in Malta 5: The Twentieth Century - Painting and Sculpture 4 ECTS
ART3040 The Art of the Counter Reformation outside Italy 4 ECTS




Semester 2

Compulsory Units (All students must register for this/these unit/s)

ART3017 History of Art Synoptic Study-Unit 1 6 ECTS (NC)
ART3018 History of Art Synoptic Study-Unit 2 6 ECTS (NC)




 
Last Updated: 13 April 2020
 
The University makes every effort to ensure that the published Courses Plans, Programmes of Study and Study-Unit information are complete and up-to-date at the time of publication. The University reserves the right to make changes in case errors are detected after publication.
The availability of optional units may be subject to timetabling constraints.
Units not attracting a sufficient number of registrations may be withdrawn without notice.
Unless for exceptional approved reasons, no changes to the programme of study for a particular academic year will be made once the students' registration period for that academic year begins.

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