Appreciating Art

Containing the detail required by both the Higher and Ordinary Level student, this second edition of the bestselling Appreciating Art combines text and images in a modern, fresh layout, with accessible language.

 

  • Learning intentions in each unit clearly outlinestudent expectations
  • Chapter reviews contain thought-provoking questions and refer back to learning objectives, encouraging students to reflect on and extend learning
  • Further research weblinks provide opportunities to develop learning and enable independent research
  • Definition boxes clearly explain important terms
  • Note! feature contains supplementary information and art history background information
  • Detailed annotations for key artworks help flag important information in a visual way
  • Rich level of detail equips students with the key information needed for both the Higher and Ordinary Level courses
  • Formal analysis of artworks are in line with recent exam question style
  • Exam questions throughout focus students’ attention and prepare them for the exam
  • Section 3 has been updated to include additional material on Graphic Design, Fashion, Interior Design, The Built Environment and Visual Merchandising
  • New material added on Irish art in the 19th and 20th centuries and European art in the 20th century
  • A dedicated Exam Guide at the end of the book contains an exam checklist, guidance, and hints and tips on revising for the exam
  • A glossary of key art terms with definitions is provided



DiIGITAL RESOURCES


Teacher and student digital resources are available on GillExplore.ie, our digital resources platform, including:


Bonus material for:

 

    • The 11th and 12th Centuries: The Irish Romanesque Period (Hiberno- Romanesque)
    • Irish Art in the 19th and 20th Centuries
    • European Art in the 20th Century
    • Design
    • Film Studies

 

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ISBN

9780717174386

Publication Date

April 2017

Language(s)

English

Format

Paperback, 400 pages

Country of Origin

IRELAND

Publisher

Gill Education

Dimensions

277 x 218 mm

Author(s)

By Áine Ní Chárthaigh

Availability Status

Available

ISBN

9780717174379

Publication Date

April 2017

Language(s)

English

Format

Two-year licence

Country of Origin

Ireland

Publisher

Gill Education

Author(s)

By Áine Ní Chárthaigh

Áine Ní Chárthaigh and Aidan O’Sullivan are experienced teachers and examiners who have written several Leaving Certificate Art History textbooks. Áine is the author of Less
Stress More Success: Art History, and Aidan is the author of Appreciation and History of Art.

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