Minor in Iconography


The sacred art minor in iconography is specifically designed to teach the history and techniques of iconography.

Program Educational Objectives

1. Students will learn the techniques of writing a traditional icon.
2. Students will be able to understand the history, the theology and the meanings of Christian iconography.

Program Outcomes

a. Writing an icon and promoting fine sacred art according to the traditional standards in the sacred arts.
b. Creating a correct artistic and iconographical composition.
c. Being able to master how to look at, identify, analyze, and describe an icon.
d. Debating and analyzing historical, symbolical, biblical and iconographical elements in an icon.

Minor Requirements

ARS201     Iconography I     3
ARS202     Iconography II     3
ARS222     Anatomy and Iconographic Drawing Style     3
ARS240     History of the Christian Iconography     3
ARS241     Theology of the Icon     2
ARS245     Bible and Iconographic Tradition     2
ARS340     Iconographic Hagiography     2
Total           18
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