Five College Consortium

Visual World of Ancient Rome

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2018
Subject Name: 
Art History
Course Number: 
216
Institution: 
Mount Holyoke College
At its height, the Roman Empire spanned a vast area, from modern Scotland to Libya and Iraq. Within that territory lived peoples of multiple races, languages, and religions. The course explores the art and architecture created in this global culture from its beginning in 30 BCE to the dedication of the first Christian capital, Constantinople, in 330 CE. Subjects include the arts of engineering and city planning, public propaganda, arena spectacles, homes of life and the afterlife, and mystery religions.
Comments: 
Course limited to sophomores, juniors and seniors
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
102956

Course Sections

Visual World of Ancient Rome
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0 Bettina Bergmann bbergman@mtholyoke.edu MW 11:00AM-12:15PM Art 221