Art and Design HistoryEnrol

Module Start/End Date: October 14, 2022 to March 31, 2023

Enrollment Period: October 14, 2022 to March 31, 2023

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.