All Compass Learning Elective Courses are a 1 Semester credit and are available during one session only.
Uplifting Education courses, created by Compass Learning, include lessons and activities that are built upon current and confirmed research about the way students actually think and learn. Our courses utilize engaging yet rigorous instruction delivered through reading passages, virtual manipulatives, videos, and animations.
DetailsWhat makes a piece of art a masterpiece? Why do artists create? What is the difference between Rococo and Art Nouveau? In Art History, students discover the answers to these questions and more. In addition, they learn about the elements of art and principles of design, and how artists have used these for centuries to create art. This course focuses on the development of artistic traditions in Western culture. Major artists, periods, and movements from Prehistory to Modernism will be explored.