Learn about humanity’s rich architectural history on this journey around the globe – from 100,000 BCE to ca. 1,600 CE. How do we understand architecture? One way of answering this question is by looking through the lens of history, beginning with First Societies and extending to the 16th century. [...]
Explore the most important aspects of ancient urbanism and urban archaeology. Obtain knowledge of the layout and the history of Greek and Roman cities and learn about the life of their inhabitants, from emperors to the common people. Experience the diversity and the relevance of ancient heritage for Europe, [...]
In this course, we will study the architecture of Ancient Rome, beginning with its origins in the eighth century BC, and continuing through the fourth century AD with the move of the Roman capital to Constantinople.