AAT 101: Art and Aesthetics

Offered Under: All Undergraduate Programs.
Description

Introduction, concept and principle of Aesthetics; History of civilization; Introduction to Indian Mythology; People and Art; History of Paintings; Theory of Bengali Paintings; Objectives of Bengali Paintings; Mughal Paintings; Bengali Paintings and western influence; Bangladeshi Painting in the pre-liberation period 1947-1970; Bengali folk painting and craft, Impressionism, Expressionism and Modern Bangladeshi Paintings; Practical orientation to museum study; Post Modernism in Bengali paintings. Introduction to history of music; Early medieval Bengali music; Tune and lyrics of Bengali Folk songs, Contemporary Bangladeshi Music; Western influence in Bangladeshi music; Introduction to origin of Bengali Theatre; Modern theories and forms of Bengali Theatre.

 

Please contact the Department of Social Sciences and Humanities for further details.

Website for the Department of Social Sciences and Humanities - http://slass.iub.edu.bd/socialscience/  


Prerequisites:
  • None

Course Type Foundation
Credit Hour 3
Lecture Hour 45
Expected Outcome(s):

Suggested Books:

Grading Policy:

Letter Grade Marks Grade Point
A 90 - 100 4.00
A- 85 - 89 3.70
B+ 80 - 84 3.30
B 75 - 79 3.00
B- 70 - 74 2.70
C+ 65 - 69 2.30
C 60 - 64 2.00
C- 55 - 59 1.70
D+ 50 - 54 1.30
D 45 - 49 4.00
F 00 - 44 4.00