ANCH326 The Art and Architecture of the Ancient WorldUpdated: 02 April 2019
|Offering||Not offered in 2020|
|Supervised Exam||There is no supervised examination.|
|Pre-requisites||Any 12cp in ANCH, HINQ, HIST or RELS or candidature in a postgraduate award|
|Restrictions||ANCH426 or ANCH526|
- The Art and Architecture of the Ancient World
|Coordinator(s)||Matthew Dillon (email@example.com)|
This unit introduces students to the major achievements of art and architecture in the ancient world. This unit will involve a study of public and private space in ancient cities and of the functions of funerary monuments, religious architecture, and domestic art and architecture, as well as the attitude of ancient civilisations towards both the arts and their environment. This unit will also involve a study of relevant artefacts in the UNE Museum of Antiquities and the ways in which specific artefacts and museums can contribute to an understanding of the ancient world. Civilisations studied may include: Mesopotamia, Egypt, Bronze Age, Archaic, Classical and Hellenistic Greece, the Etruscans, Rome, the Celts, Late Antiquity and Early Byzantium.
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|Learning Outcomes (LO)||
Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to: