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AUSTRALIAN ART
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Australia - University of Melbourne - 'Australian Universities'
UC Course SubjectArt History
Number & Suffix: 112
Full UC Title: AUSTRALIAN ART 
Transcript Title: AUSTRALIAN ART 
UC QTR Units - Division: 6.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course provides an introduction to the history of art in Australia. It demonstrates ways of interpreting Australian art through its relationship to historical events and contemporary thought. Topics considered include the perceptual values known as the picturesque and the sublime in topographical and landscape painting respectively, the concept of terra nullius and how the indigenous inhabitants were represented, women artists of the 19th and early 20th centuries, Australian Impressionism, artists abroad, neo-classicism, the art of war and the Anzac legend, modernism in Sydney and Melbourne and the growing awareness of new European movements such as Expressionism, Cubism, and Surrealism. A lively and comprehensive look at what's topical in Australian art history, including the art polemics of the 1940s and 1950s, Australian Pop Art and the swinging 60s. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: AUSTRALIAN ART 
Partner University Department: Art History 
Partner University Course Number: AHIS20002