Art History

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Art History

A major in Art History requires a minimum of 36 senior credit points from this table including at least 12 credit points of core units at 3000 level and a maximum of 6 credit points from elective units of study.

Junior units of study

ENGL1011
Introduction to Film Studies
6      Semester 2
ARHT1001
Style and Substance: Introducing Art History
6      Semester 1
ARHT1002
Modern Times: Art and Film
6      Semester 2
Summer Main

Senior units of study

Core
Note that the prerequisites for 3000 level units is 12 credit points from 2000 level core units in this subject area.
ARHT2602
Romanticism and Visual Art
6    P ARHT1001 and ARHT1002
Semester 1
Semester 2
ARHT2610
Art and Society in the Trecento

This unit of study is not available in 2016

6    P ARHT1001 and ARHT1002
N ARHT2010
Semester 2
ARHT2612
Art and Passion in 17th Century Europe
6    P ARHT1001 and ARHT1002
N ARHT2012
Semester 2
ARHT2613
The Art of France

This unit of study is not available in 2016

6    P ARHT1001 and ARHT1002
N ARHT2013


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit to students enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
Semester 1
ARHT2614
Pollock to Psychedelia

This unit of study is not available in 2016

6    P (ARHT1001 and ARHT1002) or (AMST1001 and (HSTY1023 or HSTY1076))
Semester 2
ARHT2616
High Renaissance Art
6    P ARHT1001 and ARHT1002
N ARHT2016
Semester 1
ARHT2617
Art and Society in Victorian England

This unit of study is not available in 2016

6    P ARHT1001 and ARHT1002
N ARHT2017
Semester 1
ARHT2618
French Art, Salon to Cezanne
6    P ARHT1001 and ARHT1002
N ARHT2018
Semester 1
ARHT2624
Contemporary International Art

This unit of study is not available in 2016

6    P ARHT1001 and ARHT1002
N ARHT2024


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit to students enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
Semester 1
ARHT2632
Modern Australian Art and Cinema

This unit of study is not available in 2016

6    P (ARHT1001 and ARHT1002) or (18 junior credit points including ENGL1011)
N ARHT2032
Semester 2
ARHT2633
Art and Film/Here and Now

This unit of study is not available in 2016

6    P ARHT1001 and ARHT1002
N ARHT2033
Semester 1
ARHT2636
Contemporary Aboriginal Art

This unit of study is not available in 2016

6    P (ARHT1001 and ARHT1002) or (12 junior credit points from GCST, SCLG, ANTH, ENGL1008, ENGL1026, PHIL1011 or PHIL1013)
N ARHT2036
Semester 1
ARHT2637
Colonial Art in the Antipodes 1788-1918

This unit of study is not available in 2016

6    P ARHT1001 and ARHT1002
N ARHT2034
Semester 2
ARHT2640
Contemporary Asian Art
6    P (ARHT1001 and ARHT1002) or (12 junior credit points from Asian Studies)
N ARHT2040
Semester 1
ARHT2645
China: Art and Empire
6    P (ARHT1001 and ARHT1002) or (12 junior credit points from Asian Studies)
Semester 2
ARHT2646
East Asian Art

This unit of study is not available in 2016

6    P (ARHT1001 and ARHT1002) or (12 Junior credit points from Asian Studies)
Semester 2
ARHT2652
From Silent to Sound Cinema

This unit of study is not available in 2016

6    P (ARHT1001 and ARHT1002) or (18 Junior credit points including ENGL1011)
N ARHT2052


Film Studies Core Unit. This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit for students who are already enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
Semester 2
ARHT2653
Memory of the World: Key Films
6    P (ARHT1001 and ARHT1002) or (18 Junior credit points including ENGL1011) or (6 Senior credit points from ICLS)
N ARHT2053
Semester 1
ARHT2655
Modern Cinema: Modes of Viewing

This unit of study is not available in 2016

6    P (ARHT1001 and ARHT1002) or (18 Junior credit points including ENGL1011)
N ARHT2055
Semester 1
ARHT2656
Film Genres and National Cinemas
6    P (ARHT1001 and ARHT1002) or (18 Junior credit points including ENGL1011)
N ARHT2056
Semester 1
ARHT2657
Contemporary Hollywood
6    P (ARHT1001 and ARHT1002) or (18 Junior credit points including ENGL1011) or ((AMST1001 and (HSTY1023 or HSTY1076))
N ARHT2057
Semester 2
ARHT2662
Photography: Image and Document

This unit of study is not available in 2016

6    P 12 Junior credit points in Art History


This unit is available as a designated 'Advanced' unit for students who are already enrolled in the BA (Advanced) degree program.
Semester 1
ARHT3601
Cinematic Transformations
6    P (12 senior credit points from ARHT and ARHT2656) or (ARHT2656 and 12 senior credit points from (ARHT2652, ARHT2653, ARHT2655, ARHT2657, ENGL2627, ENGL2638, ENGL3604, FILM2601, HSTY2608, ICLS2637, JPNS3675, MUSC2663))
Semester 2
ARHT3610
Art in the Age of Giotto

This unit of study is not available in 2016

6    P 12 Senior credit points in Art History
N ARHT2610
Semester 2
ARHT3613
Absolutism to Revolution

This unit of study is not available in 2016

6    P 12 Senior credit points in Art History
N ARHT2613
Semester 1
ARHT3614
Expand Your Mind: Debating Modernism

This unit of study is not available in 2016

6    P 12 Senior credit points in Art History
N ARHT2614
Semester 2
ARHT3617
British Art and Empire
6    P 12 Intermediate credit points in Art History
N ARHT2617
Semester 2
ARHT3632
Australian Modernism

This unit of study is not available in 2016

6    P 12 Senior credit points in Art History
N ARHT2632
Semester 2
ARHT3633
Contemporary Australian Art and Film

This unit of study is not available in 2016

6    P 12 Senior credit points in Art History
N ARHT2633
Semester 1
ARHT3636
Issues in Indigenous Art
6    P 12 Senior credit points in Art History
N ARHT2636
Semester 2
ARHT3637
Colonial Art in the Antipodes
6    P 12 Intermediate credit points from Art History
N ARHT2637
Semester 1
ARHT3645
Art of Dynastic China

This unit of study is not available in 2016

6    P 12 Senior credit points in Art History
N ARHT2645
Semester 1
ARHT3646
Modern Art in East Asia

This unit of study is not available in 2016

6    P 12 Senior credit points in Art History
N ARHT2646
Semester 2
ARHT3662
Debating Photography
6    P 12 Senior credit points in Art History
N ARHT2662
Semester 1

Elective

ARCA2623
The Art of the Ancient Near East
6    P 12 Junior credit points of Archaeology or (6 Junior credit points of Archaeology and ANHS1600 or ANHS1601 or ANTH1001 or ARHT1001 or HSTY1089)
Semester 2
ARIN2630
Digital Arts
6    P 18 junior credit points from (Anthropology, Art History, Computer Science, Design Computing, English, Gender and Culture Studies, History, Information Systems, Information Technology, Linguistics, Media and Communication, Philosophy, Psychology or Sociology)
N ARIN2300
Semester 2
CATE2007
The Art of Memory
6    P (THAP1201 and THAP1202) or (CATE1001 and CATE1002) or (12 senior credit points of Art History and Theory)
Semester 1
CATE2012
Animation: Theories and Histories

This unit of study is not available in 2016

6    P (THAP1201 and THAP1202) or (CATE1001 and CATE1002) or (BDES1001) or (12 senior credit points from Art History and Theory)
Semester 1
PHIL2618
Aesthetics and Art
6    P (12 junior credit points in Philosophy) or (12 junior credit points in Art History)
N PHIL2518 or PHIL3681
Semester 2
ARHT2641
Art and Archaeology of South East Asia

This unit of study is not available in 2016

6    P 12 credit points from Junior level Asian Studies, or other subject areas listed in Table A in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Handbook.
N ARHT2041
Semester 1

Honours

ARHT4011
Art History and Theory Honours A
12      Semester 1
Semester 2
ARHT4012
Art History and Theory Honours B
12    C ARHT4011
Semester 1
Semester 2
ARHT4013
Art History and Theory Honours C
12    C ARHT4012
Semester 1
Semester 2
ARHT4014
Art History and Theory Honours D
12    C ARHT4013
Semester 1
Semester 2