ARTH 501 (01) - Introduction to Mediterranean Archaeology

Intro Med. Archaeology

Durham   Liberal Arts :: Art History
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2023 - Full Term (08/28/2023 - 12/11/2023)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   24  
CRN: 15280
Survey of representative archaeological sites, architecture, and objects produced by the cultures surrounding the Ancient Mediterranean. The course will focus on the structure, form, and symbolic content, or sanctuaries, cities, tombs, housing, as well as material culture such as pottery and sculpture. In addition to the overarching narrative of the history of classical archaeology, further topics include cross-cultural influences, materials and building technologies, archaeological theory and practice, and aesthetic principles.
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Equivalent(s): CLAS 501
Cross listed with : CLAS 501.01
Attributes: World Cultures(Discovery)
Instructors: Ivo Van der Graaff

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/28/2023 12/11/2023 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm MURK G17
Final Exam 12/13/2023 12/13/2023 W 3:30pm - 5:30pm MURK G17