Art and Design HistoryEnrol

Module Start/End Date: April 15, 2024 to September 30, 2024

Enrollment Period: April 12, 2024 to September 30, 2024

Programme Area: Discipline-Specific Modules

Cluster(s): Design, Media & Humanities

Institution: Singapore Polytechnic

Duration: 24 Weeks

Delivery Mode: Self-paced

Enrollment Eligibility: Staff, Full-time Student

About this Module

This module examines the cultural impact of Design at the turn of the 20th century following the Industrial Revolution. The focus of discussion will be on the following influential Art/Design Movements: 1. DaDaism 2. Surrealism 3. Cubism 4. Futurism 5. De Stijl 6. Constructivism 7. The Bauhaus. By the end of this module, the student would be able to identify and compare the representative artists and designers, their representative works, and the ideas at the heart of these movements.