Global Encounters in Art (Focus on Religious Art and Architecture-Asia and Europe) (Section 2) [CRN 29372]

Discipline: Art
Instructor: Silver
Credits: 3
Day: B
Start: 0930
End: 1050
Field Work: Day 2 | February 20, 2018 | Myanmar (Burma)
Prerequisites: The standard CSU prerequisite -- one (1) modern to contemporary art history course -- is waived Download Syllabus

This course will follow the route of the ship, starting with East Asia (Japan and China) and will introduce students to the religion and accompanying politics that gave rise to the temples, shrines, and artistic creations in the many countries visited. Focus will be on the major world religions of each region, with attention to regional differences and changes over time. (In order): Buddhism, Hinduism, Islam, Orthodox Christianity, Catholic and Protestant Christianity, and Judaism.

Field Work

Country: Myanmar (Burma)
Day: 2
Date: February 20, 2018