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Early Medieval Art: Judaism, Christianity, and Islam in the Mediterranean, 300-1000

ARHA 211
Fall 2012 not offered
Crosslisting: MDST 231
Certificates: Jewish and Israel Studies, Middle Eastern Studies
Course Cluster: Christianity Studies

Beginning with the late Roman Empire, this course will investigate problems of continuity and change in the arts and in society around the Mediterranean basin to the year 1100, emphasizing the cultures of Islam, Judaism, and Western and Byzantine Christianity. Topics for study and discussion include the city, buildings for worship, commemorative spaces, iconoclasm.
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: HA ART
Course Format: Lecture / DiscussionGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (MDST-MN)(MDST)(MDST-Art/Arch)(MDST-History)(MDST-Lang/Lit)(MDST-Phil/Reli)

Last Updated on JUL-21-2024
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