Perspectives in Asian art [capstone]

Previously taught by: Chun Wa CHAN, Yeewan KOON
6 credits

This seminar will focus in depth on one area of Asian art and visual culture, with an emphasis on art historical strategies.  Students will prepare a seminar paper drawing on knowledge of a certain area, but will further be encouraged to demonstrate a critical approach to broader methodological and theoretical issues.

100% coursework

At least one Fine Arts course at the 3000 level and three other Fine Arts courses at the 2000 or 3000 level


“The course is well-organised. By looking at the different approaches and methodologies scholars have been using, I got a better picture about the discourse of Chinese art history. The course is meaningful as a final year programme.”

FINE4002 student, 2017-2018

“The course is systematic and organised. I like the presentation part most as by reading my peer’s work I got a precious chance to learn and reflect .”

FINE4002 student, 2017-2018

“I can learn more about the theoretical practice in art history which I have rarely came across before.”

FINE4002 student, 2017-2018

“The course is very well designed with inspiring readings, thorough and in-depth explanation.”

FINE4002 student, 2018-2019

“This course is very intensive and there are lots of discussions going on in classes. I like the field trips.”

FINE4002 student, 2018-2019