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ARTS 275: Studio Art Program: The Physical and Cultural Environment

This is a wide-ranging course that asks students to engage with their surroundings and make broad connections during the South Pacific program. It examines ecological topics, such as natural history, invasive species, conservation efforts, and how the physical landscape has changed since colonialism. Students will also study indigenous people’s history, culture, art, and profound relationship to landscape. This course includes readings, films, local speakers, and diverse site visits. Prerequisite: Acceptance to Carleton OCS program
6 credits; SI, IS; Not offered 2021-2022