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 one of the best courses I have taken! It provides such an opportunity to go on a virtual tour of Roman architecture during the year of the COVID pandemic.
Excellent professor! Really enjoyed her lectures! The course is immaculately structured. Both educational and entertaining!
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!
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.
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