Learn about our art appreciation college course
Interested in learning more about art appreciation online? Penn Foster College’s Art Appreciation online course¹ can provide you with the foundational knowledge used to critique a variety of artwork. This course is a great first step towards exploring a career in art, or to help you refine your hobby.
You can even transfer credits to Penn Foster College programs or to another school. Credits earned in Penn Foster College programs may transfer to some, but not all, learning institutions. Students who plan to continue their education with another school after completing coursework at Penn Foster College should check with that school regarding credit transfer policies. No form of accreditation guarantees that any learning institution will accept credits from any school as transfer credits.
Art Appreciation Program Details
Here are some of the learning objectives for the Art Appreciation Course:
- Understand artistic media
- Identify historical periods and artistic movements
- Explain the roles of the artist and the viewer
- Develop a critical eye for art and its value
Textbook: The Power of Art
You will need high-speed internet access to begin your program. You will need access to a Microsoft® Windows® based computer running Windows XP® or later or an Apple® Mac® computer running OS X® or later, and an email account to complete your program with Penn Foster College.