Art history with a focus on East Asia includes the art and culture of China, Japan and Korea. Objects of East Asian art history are in particular painting, writing, sculpture, architecture, garden art, graphics and applied arts from the Neolithic to modern times. The knowledge of these most important subject areas is conveyed through overall presentations as well as through epoch and genre themes, but also through systematic approaches. The course also includes teaching scientific methods such as form analysis, style criticism, iconography and iconology, source and text studies and reception research.
Art history - major in East Asian art history can only be combined as a core subject with a 60 or 30 credit module from the areas of China, Japan and Korean studies.
The study of art history - majoring in East Asian art history as a 90 CP core subject includes an introductory, advanced and deepening phase as well as the general vocational preparation study area.
In the core subject of art history - majoring in East Asian art history, at the end of the course there is an exemplary deepening and differentiation of a field of study through the independent academic development of a self-selected problem (bachelor thesis).
The general vocational preparation study area (ABV) includes an internship as well as the following areas of competence: foreign languages, information and media competence, gender & diversity competence, organizational and management competence, personal and socio-communicative competence and subject-related additional qualifications in which additional practical professional knowledge and skills are imparted will. The objectives, content and structure of the general vocational preparation study area are regulated in separate ABV study and examination regulations.
The course regulations regulate the structure and process of the course. It contains detailed descriptions of the content and qualification goals of each individual module and an exemplary course plan. The examination regulations define the type and requirements of the module examinations. In the regulations, the credit points (CP) for each module or event as well as the workload in hours for the entire course are specified.
Art history: major in East Asian art history as a 90 CP core subject
|module||Introductory module East Asia: Methods of art historical work|
|module||Introductory Module East Asia: Art and Material Culture|
|module||Introductory Module East Asia: Basics of East Asian Art History|
|module||Advanced module East Asia: Neolithic to modern times|
|module||Advanced Module East Asia: Modern Times to Present|
Two of the following elective modules are to be chosen:
|module||Cross-focus advanced module: Practice-related studies|
|module||Cross-curricular advanced module: theory and methods|
|module||Introductory Module Africa: Visual Culture|
|module||Introductory module Africa: History of art and its changing functions|
|module||Advanced module Africa: epochs and genres|
|module||Advanced module Africa: Regional and thematic consolidation|
|module||Introductory module Europe and America: Architecture|
|module||Advanced module Europe and America: Modern Times|
|module||Advanced module Europe and America: Modern and Present|
|module||Advanced module East Asia or
advanced module East Asia with mentor qualification
Bachelor graduates have scientific knowledge and practical skills that qualify them for a job or a postgraduate course.
Above all, activities in the areas of cultural management and public relations, publishing, tourism, art education and museum education, adult education, image archives and digitization as well as activities in commercial companies (e.g. insurance, project management, advertising) that have a branch in Asia come into question.
A master’s degree and, if applicable, a doctorate are prerequisites for management positions or employment in research and teaching.
Want to know more about this program, Art - Design? Fill out the following form and include any questions you have. This information will be sent directly to the school, and a representative will respond to your enquiry.