Images of China 1700-1935

University of Glasgow

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Images of China 1700-1935

  • Host University

    University of Glasgow

  • Location

    Glasgow, Scotland

  • Area of Study

    Art History, Studio Art

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • SCQF Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    Short Description
    · To build on the teaching provision at earlier levels of the degree course in History of Art;

    · To maintain the breadth of the Honours provision in the History of Art Department by introducing students to a key artistic period in Chinese history;

    · To examine the role of certain artistic forms and traditions in the development of ideas, images and perceptions of China from the 18th to 20th centuries;

    · To trace the mechanisms and ideas that fuelled the market for Chinese works of art from the 18th-20th centuries;

    · To familiarize students with the production and reception of art during the late-Qing and Republican periods both in China and in Europe

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

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Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.


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