NEW104H1: Creating Community: Art, Identity and Belonging

Hours: 
12L/24S

How is art implicated in the process of community building? How does art foster a sense of community identity and belonging? This course explores how communities, in Toronto and beyond, engage a variety of art forms including graffiti, spoken-word, hip-hop, digital art, traditional dance and music to connect people and express community identity. Students will have the opportunity to visit community arts projects. Restricted to first-year students. Not eligible for CR/NCR.

Prerequisite: 

Admission to New One

Exclusion: 

INI/Munk/SMC/TRN/UNI/VIC/WDW One; NEW101H1/​ NEW102H1/​ NEW103H1/​ NEW105H1/​ NEW106H1

Distribution Requirements: 
Humanities
Breadth Requirements: 
Creative and Cultural Representations (1)