CRC19: Courses

ARTH 332 Asian Art

Units: 3

Hours: 54 hours LEC

Prerequisite: None.

Advisory: ENGWR 300 with a grade of "C" or better

Transferable: CSU; UC


This course is an introduction to and comparative survey of the major forms and trends in the arts, architecture and artifacts of Asia from the Neolithic to the contemporary. The role of secular and religious ideas and ideals are examined, the similarities and differences among the cultures are assessed and the contributions to world culture will be appraised to create understanding, appreciation and tolerance. A regional or local field trip may be required.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

structure an historical, geographical and chronological context of art (SLO #1).