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 be offered this semester (Spring 2017). It is instructed by C. Jones.

Lecture occurs 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM on Mondays and Wednesdays in 3-133.

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

You can find more information at the Visual Perception and Art site or on the 4.606 Stellar site.

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