PLAH

3018

Thinking, Creative and Constrained

Parsons School of Design: Art and Design History

Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Degree Students

Creative and Constrained

Spring 2020

Taught By: Arnold Klein

Section: A

CRN: 1820

Credits: 3

Psychologists, sociologists and historians have taken different views of what makes thinking productive of new insights or repetitive of conventional attitudes. In this course we read four fundamental works about thinking, with special attention to the psychological, educational, social and historical conditions in which problems are discovered and resolved, programs are formulated and enacted, and art works are conceived and evaluated..

Open to: All university undergraduate degree students. Pre-requisites: first-year university writing course and at least one prior history or methods course in art, media, film, or visual culture.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Art and Design History (PLAD)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Lecture (L)

Max Enrollment: 18

Add/Drop Deadline: February 3, 2020 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 12, 2020 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

*Status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 2:22pm 2/26/2020 EST

Meeting Info:

Days: Friday

Times: 4:00pm - 6:40pm

Building: 6 East 16th Street

Room: 1206

Date Range: 1/24/2020 - 5/8/2020