CAH2505 - Arts and Aesthetic Criticism

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Chinese and History
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Equivalent Course(s)
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2021/22

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

This course aims to provide a grounding in different ways of appreciating and understanding cultural artworks and heritage artifacts. Basic aesthetic and theoretical concepts like the nature of art, imitation, representation, expression, form, beauty, etc. will be introduced and discussed to enable students to understand, interpret and appreciate the aesthetic properties of cultural artworks and heritage artifacts, which allows students to develop their cultural and aesthetic awareness.

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

Continuous Assessment: 100%
Detailed Course Information


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Department of Chinese and History