Faculty of Arts


ANCIENT 380

Art and Society in Ancient Rome


Description

A study of the art and architecture of the ancient Romans. Emphasis will be placed on the role of the visual arts as vehicles for the expression of social values and political and imperial ideas. The topics to be studied include architecture, sculpture, painting and the relation of Roman art to Greek art.

Assessment

Coursework plus Exam

Availability 2021

Semester 1

Lecturer(s)

Lecturer(s) Associate Professor Marcus Wilson

Reading/Texts

Steven L. Tuck, A History of Roman Art (Wiley Blackwell 2015)

Points

ANCIENT 380: 15.0 points

Prerequisites

15 points at Stage II in Classical Studies, Ancient History, or Classical Studies and Ancient History, or 30 points at Stage II in Latin or Art History

Restrictions

ANCIENT 280, CLASSICS 280, 380


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