Symbolism in Art Therapy
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Division: The New School for Public Engagement
School: School of Undergraduate Studies
Department: Visual and Performing Arts
Course Number: NCAT 3114
Course Format: Lecture
Location: NYC campus
Permission Required: No
In this course, we consider the function of symbols in the psyche, studying different symbol systems and their application in understanding art and dreams, with particular attention to C.G. Jung's work with alchemy. The relevance of symbols in the art therapy process is discussed in detail. NOTE: Certificate students cannot register online. They must register in person with a certificate registration form signed by the program coordinator. Call 212.229.5567 or email CATinfo@newschool.edu for an advising appointment.
Course Open to: Majors Only