Documents of the History of Art

Module code: HA2219 
Module co-ordinator: Dr Simon Richards

Module Overview

The purpose of this course is to alert students to some of the problems and methods of dealing with source materials in the history of art. It will sharpen their analytical skills and help them develop research methods which will be helpful to them in the preparation of their second year long essay and third year dissertation.


  • 20 hours of seminars
  • 180 hours of guided independent study

Assessment Methods

  • Document exercise 1 (30%)
  • Document exercise 2 (30%)
  • Exam, 2 hours (40%)