Contemporary Asian Art (ARHT2640)

UNIT OF STUDY

This unit explores contemporary art from across Asia since World War II. The unit places artistic developments, curatorial practice, and artworks within the context of rapid geo-political and socio-cultural change, particularly exploring the effects of nationalism and globalisation.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information

Classes

1x2hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week

Assessment

1x1000wd visual test (20%), 1x1500wd analysis of key term or area (30%), 1x2000wd essay (50%)

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites

(ARHT1001 and ARHT1002) or (12 junior credit points from Asian Studies)

Prohibitions

ARHT2040

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.