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HSAR 252: Roman Architecture

HSAR 252: Roman Architecture is offered online.

Topics: Architecture, General Art, Painting, General Computer, iOS, General Engineering, Reading, Classics, General History

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This course is an introduction to the great buildings and engineering marvels of Rome and its empire, with an emphasis on urban planning and individual monuments and their decoration, including mural painting. While architectural developments in Rome, Pompeii, and Central Italy are highlighted, the course also provides a survey of sites and structures in what are now North Italy, Sicily, France, Spain, Germany, Greece, Turkey, Croatia, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, and North Africa. The lectures are illustrated with over 1,500 images, many from Professor Kleiner's personal collection.

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  • Size: Massive Open Online Course
  • Instructor: Diana E. E. Kleiner
  • Institution: Open Yale Courses
  • Topics: Architecture, General Art, Painting, General Computer, iOS, General Engineering, Reading, Classics, General History

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About Open Yale Courses: Open Yale Courses (OYC) provides lectures and other materials from selected Yale College courses to the public free of charge via the Internet. The courses span the full range of liberal arts disciplines, including humanities, social sciences, and physical and biological sciences.

Open Yale Courses Offers Courses In: Engineering, Computer, Art, English Language Arts, History

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