ARTH 55700 Ancient Art

This course is a study of the developments in art and architecture from the dawn of civilization to Late Antiquity. Major monuments and works shall be covered from cultures in the Ancient Near East, Egypt, Aegean, Greece, and Rome. Students will analyze how influential these cultures in the Middle East and North Africa were for the development of Western civilization with Greece and Rome. This class may require the use of a virtual reality headset identified by the instructor.