Really enjoyed this course! Well organized/developed, and even for a museum buff, like me, offered great ideas, and perspectives in ‘looking’ and ‘understanding’ art, and particular artist’s process.
It has been a very wonderful course. I love the museum as a cultural space and now I love it more for its commitment to online education and giving us the opportunity to learn in different countries.
By Sree H V N•
I enjoyed learning this course thoroughly............
By Sai K•
i love the videos, easy to understand and lively : )
By Carla L F V•
very complete course. Different perspectives
Good introduction of modern art! I like it!
By Fangyan S•
Materials and subjects are well chosen.
By Pepe L•
very nice introduction for artist mind
By Sheng L•
Good time spend reading about stuff
By Kolawole J k•
I really appreciate this course
By Clara M•
Very complete and inspiring
By Maria M S G•
Me encanto y aprendí mucho.
By Ema E Y•
me gustaria mas pruebas
By Luke R•
Very insightful course.
By Hyun-Woo L•
I've just started, but
By Tina T•
It is a good Course
By Preethy A M•
I liked the course.
By Sijie H•
Very nice classes!
By Willem F•
so far really good
By Sandra P C•
By David D S ( D•
muy buen curso
By möm'ß q d d•
Learned a lot
By Manojkumar P•
By Leslie M Y M•
This course is designed for school teachers and, perhaps, for art museum's workers. I'm neither, but I took this course because I'd like to know more about the modern art.
The course is essentially a merge of two independent parts, namely, videos about artworks and papers about different theories of education in art. I took this course because of artworks, so I was not interested in papers.
Videos were great; especially the first one in each lesson. Even my husband, who isn't fond of art in general, found these videos interesting. In videos, lecturer explains history and meaning of each piece of art.
Required reading was dramatically different. First, students are required to read at least 10 pages (art papers) about approaches in teaching AND at least 4 articles in museum's website PER WEEK. Actually, careful reading not just browsing does take a lot of time, in fact, it takes way more time per week than claimed. In addition, these reading were not useful for me! I am not interested in teaching art, and reading same facts about artworks that I've heard in lectures is waste of my time. Seriously, I and most of people grasp most of the ideas from the first time; even if not, I would watch the video again. Why should I do extra reading that brings me no extra knowledge?
On a good side, one can pass quiz without any reading. Just a bit of thinking process, and you pass with 5/6 or 6/6 score.
Overall, the course is attractive because of amazing videos. However, I believe that this course must be reorganized in two different courses - one would be about artworks and understanding of art, another would be about teaching techniques in art.