Art appreciation - 20th century art

Online West

Who is this course for?

This course may suit you if you have an interest in art history and cultural studies. This course is suitable for all.

Course content

You will be exploring some of the major art movements, from 1900 to the present day, identifying key artists and artworks, as well as looking at different genres and disciplines within the arts. You will be encouraged to develop your skills in looking at, analysing and critiquing artworks, and there will be the opportunity to explore your own ideas and follow set tasks.

Support and feedback

This course is not assessed.

Additional costs and requirements


Will I have to do anything outside of the session?

You will need a laptop / PC / phone / tablet with a camera and microphone/headphones and a good internet connection.

Some knowledge of using a computer for online research would be useful.

Additional information and resources

“How will I learn?

You will be working with your tutor in a virtual learning environment using an online video platform called Zoom. You will be accompanied in your virtual class, with other learners. Your tutor will give practical demonstrations, have discussions, set tasks, give feedback and will support you throughout the course.

Resources and additional information

You will need a pen, pencil, paper or notebook.

Your tutor will recommend some books but there is no obligation or necessity to have these.

What can I do next?

You may like to enrol on another art or craft course with Learn Devon.

You may like to join an online art group or one that meets locally to you.

Your tutor will suggest ideas on what you can practice and how to build on what you have learnt. They will signpost you to other opportunities to support your learning. ”

Start date14 Sep 2021
End date12 Oct 2021
Start time13:00
End time15:00
Concessions not available