PSYCH 495 - Psychology of Aesthetics

3 units (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Faculty of Arts

An introduction to the psychological analysis of response to art. Consideration is both theoretical and empirical. Illustrative materials are drawn from several arts, including painting, sculpture and literature. The contribution of aesthetic behavior to personality development is considered. Prerequisites: One of PSYCH 233, 241, or 341; and a senior level course in ART, ART H, C LIT, DES, DRAMA, ENGL, F ST, MUSIC or WRITE. [Faculty of Arts]

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