CAH2503 - Western Art and Culture

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Chinese and History
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Equivalent Course(s)
CTL2503 Introduction to Western Art and Culture
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2019/20

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course aims to 1) provide students with a comprehensive understanding about the cultural history of the West, 2) to introduce important Western artworks, artefacts and heritage, 3) to familiarize students with critical approaches to object analysis, and 4) to encourage students to develop their own research and interests in the area of Western art and culture.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 60%
Examination: 40%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


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