• 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 PGRD
  • Course convener
    • Dr Charlotte Galloway
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Co-taught Course
  • Offered in Winter Session 2019
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Asian Art In-Country is run as an in-country intensive. Students will spend up to 14 days in an Asian country studying art and culture first hand, visiting historical sites and museums.

Students will only be permitted to travel upon completion of ANU required documentation, including, where required, the travel to a high risk destination form and the approval of all documentation by the relevant delegate.

Disclaimer: Applicants are advised that due to circumstances beyond the University's control (for example, specific international security concerns and international health crises) it may not be possible for students to commence or complete this course as advertised, in which case an alternative lesson plan will be arranged to fulfil the course requirements

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

Upon successful completion of this course, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
  1. Discuss key art historical themes related to the country visited
  2. Present arguments analysing how art objects relate to their historical and contemporary milieu
  3. Evaluate works of art, in writing and orally, using relevant art historical methodologies
  4. Undertake independent academic research and formulate their own perspectives on key themes of Asian art

Other Information

Students may enrol in this course more than once. This course is repeatable for credit, up to a maximum of 24 units, and if repeated must be repeated with a different topic each time.

Indicative Assessment

Preliminary paper (submitted before departure), 2000 words (10%) Learning Outcomes 2,4
In-country presentation, 1000 words (to be researched before departure), discussing the significance of a particular site, with written hand-outs for distribution to course participants (20%) Learning Outcomes 1,3,4
Research paper 4000 words (40%) Learning Outcomes 1,2,3,4
Reflective journal, 3000 words (30%) Learning Outcomes 1,2,3
 

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Workload

260 hours of total student learning time made up from:
a) 90 hours of contact delivered intensively as an in-country field trip of up to 14 days; and
b) 170 hours of independent student research, reading and writing.

Requisite and Incompatibility

You are not able to enrol in this course if you have previously completed ARTH2104 or ARTH8004 with the same course topic.

You will need to contact the School of Art and Design to request a permission code to enrol in this course.

Preliminary Reading

Provided on WATTLE.

Provided on WATTLE.

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
1
Unit value:
12 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
12.00 0.25000
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
2019 $6720
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2019 $10320
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings and Dates

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only

Winter Session

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
Myanmar Art and Culture
6700 12 Aug 2019 16 Aug 2019 13 Sep 2019 25 Oct 2019 In Person N/A

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