Five College Consortium

Arts of India

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2018
Subject Name: 
Art History
Course Number: 
263
Institution: 
Mount Holyoke College
The multicultural course will survey architecture, sculpture, painting, and other arts of India from the earliest times to the twenty-first century. Students will explore the various arts as material expressions of a relationship between religious beliefs, geography and cultural conditions of the subcontinent of India in different historical periods. Class sessions will also provide opportunities for an examination of cross-cultural issues relating to the study of non-Western art in a Western academic discipline. Students will develop strategies for visual analysis and critical thinking through written assignments, class discussions, and close reading of scholarly articles.
Comments: 
Course limited to sophomores, juniors and seniors
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
102960

Course Sections

Arts of India
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Ajay Sinha asinha@mtholyoke.edu MW 08:35AM-09:50AM Art 220