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Islamic Art and Architecture - ARHT2678

We survey the complex arts, architecture and material culture of the Islamic world and explore critical debates that help us relate different traditions that encompass this broad category of visual culture. We introduce important global, transcultural, and transregional currents in art history through an object-oriented approach to teaching that includes the on-site study of gallery and museum collections.

2 x hour lecture/week, 1 x hour tutorial/week

1x500wd (or equivalent) class oral presentation (10%), 1000wd short answer test (25%), 1x1000wd tutorial paper (25%), 1x2000wd essay or research project (40%)


12 credit points at 1000 level in the Art History major or 12 credit points at 1000 level in Critical Studies


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

05 Aug 2019

Department/School: Art History
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2019
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
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