4.606 Visual Perception and Art


Class Info

Introduces visual perception from neurological, cultural, and artistic vantage points. Examines aspects of visual culture ranging from body adornment to public spaces, and from logotypes to moving images. Topics range from ritual space to forensics to machine-aided vision (cameras, radar devices, robotic scanners). Designed to develop skills in visual analysis and interpretation through lectures, oral presentations, field trips, and written essays. Enrollment limited.

This class has no prerequisites.

4.606 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Spring semester, and will be instructed by C. Jones.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS A. This class counts as a CI-H.

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