Roman Architecture is a course for people who love to travel and want to discover the power of architecture to shape politics, society, and culture.
Roman ArchitectureYale University
About this Course
Syllabus - What you will learn from this course
Introduction to Roman Architecture
It Takes a City: The Founding of Rome and the Beginnings of Urbanism in Italy
Technology and Revolution in Roman Architecture
Civic Life interrupted: Nightmare and Destiny on August 24, A.D. 79
Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous: Houses and Villas at Pompeii
Habitats at Herculaneum and Early Roman Interior Decoration
Gilding the Lily: Painting Palaces and Villas in the First Century A.D.
Exploring Special Subjects on Pompeian Walls
From Brick to Marble: Augustus Assembles Rome
Accessing Afterlife: Tombs of Roman Aristocrats, Freedmen, and Slaves
Notorious Nero and His Amazing Architectural Legacy
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TOP REVIEWS FROM ROMAN ARCHITECTURE
Absolutely loved the course! It was inspiring and insightful and my only regret is not being able to take another course, about Roman Sculpture, which is not available on-line.
The teacher is very engaging and I have learned to distinguish different stiles in architecture, painting and sculpture in relation to different ages of Roman History.
a very good course if you're interested in history and theory of architecture. helps in understanding and appreciating the philosophies used in roman architecture!
Amazing instructor! She is an engaging presenter and delivers the information in such a way that I want to learn even more.
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