- Code ARTH2104
- Unit Value 12 units
- Offered by School of Art and Design
- ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
- Course subject Art History
- Areas of interest Art History, Museums and Collections, Asian Studies, Creative Arts, Heritage Studies
- Academic career UGRD
- Mode of delivery In Person
- Co-taught Course
Winter Session 2017
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The Asian Art In-Country course is run as an in-country intensive. Students will spend up to 9 days in an Asian country studying art and culture first hand, visiting historical sites and museums.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
On completion of the course students should be able to:
- Recognise key art historical themes related to the country visited
- Relate art objects to their historical and contemporary milieu
- Analyse works of art, in writing and orally, using relevant art historical methodologies
- Undertake independent research and present their own perspectives on key themes of Asian Art
- Preliminary paper (1500 words) 10% [LO 2 and 4]
- Two in-country presentations of 1000 words (to be researched prior to departure) related to the significance of a particular site, with written hand-outs, for distribution to course participants (20% each) [LO 1, 3 and 4]
- Research paper (5000 words) 40% [LO 2, 3 and 4]
- Course diary (1500 words) 10% [LO 1, 2 and 3]
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Workload260 hours of study hours of total student learning time made up from in-country site visits, reading, and preparing assignments
Requisite and Incompatibility
You will need to contact the School of Art and Design to request a permission code to enrol in this course.
A companion to Asian art and architecture, edited by Rebecca M. Brown and Deborah S. Hutton Chichester, West Sussex, UK ; Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2011
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|6744||14 Aug 2017||14 Aug 2017||15 Sep 2017||27 Oct 2017||In Person||N/A|