AAD250 201901 Undergraduate

Term: 
Fall 2019
Course: 
AAD 250
Applies To: 
Undergraduate
Sections: 
Title: 
Art and Human Values
Instructors: 

Lisa Abia-Smith

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  • Title: Senior Instructor I
  • Additional Title: Director of Education/JS Museum of Art
  • Phone: 541-346-0966
  • Office: 1430 Johnson Lane
  • Website: Website
Department Section Description: 

Addresses fundamental aesthetic theory and practice questions resulting from viewing art as a powerful communicator of social and cultural values. Values, rights, and responsibilities of the contemporary visual environment.

Fulfills: 

Disability Studies Minor

Disability Studies courses focus on how ableism (anti-disability prejudice) operates in different nations and how disability intersects with other forms of identity like gender, class, nationality, and race in complex and varied patterns.  Courses draw from fields like international development, health professions, design, sign language interpreting, education, and non-profit management.