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These are the top 14 Art History courses and offerings found from analyzing all discussions on Reddit that mention any Coursera course.

#1
Fashion as Design Course
Among all objects of design, our clothes are the most universal and intimate.
The Museum of Modern Art
Paola Antonelli
2 reddit posts
8 mentions
#2
Graphic Design Specialization
Graphic design is all around us, in a myriad of forms, both on screen and in print, yet it is always made up of images and words to create a communication goal.
California Institute of the Arts
Michael Worthington
1 reddit posts
43 mentions
#3
Introduction to Classical Music Course
Using a simple and enjoyable teaching style, this course introduces the novice listener to the wonders of classical music, from Bach fugues to Mozart symphonies to Puccini operas.
Yale University
Craig Wright
1 reddit posts
30 mentions
#4
Seeing Through Photographs Course
Taking, sharing, and viewing photographs has become second nature for many of us.
The Museum of Modern Art
Sarah Meister
4 reddit posts
17 mentions
#5
The Ancient Greeks Course
This is a survey of ancient Greek history from the Bronze Age to the death of Socrates in 399 BCE.
Wesleyan University
Andrew Szegedy-Maszak, PhD
1 reddit posts
12 mentions
#6
In the Studio Course
Postwar Abstract Painting
Want to know how some of the 20th century’s most celebrated artists made abstract paintings? This course offers an in-depth, hands-on look at the materials, techniques, and thinking of seven New York School artists, including Willem de Kooning, Yayoi Kusama, Agnes Martin, Barnett Newman, Jackson Pol...
The Museum of Modern Art
Corey D'Augustine
0 reddit posts
3 mentions
#7
Modern Art & Ideas Course
Welcome to Modern Art & Ideas.
The Museum of Modern Art
Lisa Mazzola
0 reddit posts
4 mentions
#8
Wonders of Ancient Egypt Course
Colossal pyramids, imposing temples, golden treasures, enigmatic hieroglyphs, powerful pharaohs, strange gods, and mysterious mummies are features of Ancient Egyptian culture that have fascinated people over the millennia.
University of Pennsylvania
David P. Silverman
0 reddit posts
13 mentions
#9
Ideas from the History of Graphic Design Course
This condensed survey course focuses on four key periods or themes from the history of design.
California Institute of the Arts
Louise Sandhaus
0 reddit posts
1 mentions
#10
Indigenous Canada Course
Indigenous Canada is a 12-lesson Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) from the Faculty of Native Studies that explores Indigenous histories and contemporary issues in Canada.
University of Alberta
Dr. Tracy Bear
0 reddit posts
34 mentions
#11
What Is Contemporary Art? Course
What is contemporary art? In this course, you’ll consider this question through more than 70 works of art made between 1980 and the present, with a focus on art from the past decade.
The Museum of Modern Art
Sophie Cavoulacos
0 reddit posts
2 mentions
#12
Introduction to Ancient Egypt and Its Civilization Course
Colossal pyramids, imposing temples, golden treasures, enigmatic hieroglyphs, powerful pharaohs, strange gods, and mysterious mummies are features of Ancient Egyptian culture that have fascinated people over the millennia.
University of Pennsylvania
David P. Silverman
0 reddit posts
14 mentions
#13
Greek and Roman Mythology Course
Myths are traditional stories that have endured over a long time.
University of Pennsylvania
Peter Struck
13 reddit posts
16 mentions
#14
Words Spun Out of Images Course
Visual and Literary Culture in Nineteenth Century Japan
In their ambition to capture “real life,” Japanese painters, poets, novelists and photographers of the nineteenth century collaborated in ways seldom explored by their European contemporaries.
The University of Tokyo
Robert Campbell
0 reddit posts
1 mentions