Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2020

     

HART 323 901 (CRN: 14618)

ART AND RELIGION IN ASIA

Long Title: BUDDHIST AND DAOIST TRADITIONS IN TRANSNATIONAL ASIA
Department: Art History
Instructors:
Huang, Shih-Shan S.
Huntington, Eric R.
Meeting: 3:10PM - 5:40PM T FULLY ONLINE (24-AUG-2020 - 4-DEC-2020) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Online
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 9
Section Enrolled: 5
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 22
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 12
Enrollment data as of: 18-JUN-2021 1:58PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
14-DEC-2020  
2:00PM - 5:00PM M TBA TBA
 
Description: This course examines key themes of art and religion in Daoism and Buddhism. From Southern Asia to China, commonalities and contrasts appear in cosmology, art, ritual, and soteriology. This course combines expertise in Daoist art, Chinese art history, and Buddhist traditions of India, Nepal, and Tibet. Some background knowledge in Buddhism, or Buddhist art, or Asian civilization, or Chinese art, or Daoism is welcome but not required. Cross-list: ASIA 323, HART 623, MDEM 323. Recommended Prerequisite(s): HART372/ASIA372, HART371/ASIA371 Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for HART 323 if student has credit for HART 623.