Cultural Intersections in the History of Art 1



This module presents a thematic overview of the global intersections and relationships of Western visual and material culture across a range of historically located examples. Topics are explored in this module under the broad themes of knowledge and discovery and empire building. Through these lenses lectures will explore topics as diverse as the Wunderkammer, Islamic Iberia and the space race and what they reveal about cultural transmission through the ages. Lecturer: Dr Rachel Moss.

Date, Time, and Place

Day-time course: Time and venue to be confirmed.

This course will be taught online due to the ongoing situation with COVID-19. Online lectures may be pre-recorded and made available at the time the lectures should be scheduled, or they may be live on Zoom.
Live lectures are not necessarily recorded, so you may have to attend at the time stated.

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This lecture-only module comprises of one lecture per week over one term commencing in September 2021.

Course Fees

€75 for the course. The concession rate for the course is €45.* * The concession rate is available to second and third level students and people whose primary source of income is a Social Welfare pension or payment, Jobseekers, Health Board or a government-sponsored employment scheme.


Please check our website after 16 August for updates on enrolment dates and term dates.

Applications in person and by post for 2021-22 courses are suspended.

You may apply online or by phone* as follows:

ONLINE: You may register and pay by credit/debit card online at AFTER enrolments open for each term.

By telephone: Please text ‘APPLY FOR COURSE’ TO 087 257 2015* and you will receive a call back.

Please note that the phone will be very busy during the application period and staff continue to work from home so there may be a delay in replying to you. We would like to thank you in advance for your patience and understanding.

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