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AH 223 :
Roman Art and Archaeology


Prof. Leslie Mechem Ladd 211 x5464
lmechem@skidmore.edu Office Hours: WF 10:00-11:30


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Course Objectives:

Goals: To learn the terminology associated with Roman art, architecture, and archaeology.
To gain specific knowledge of selected works of Roman art and archaeology.
To use objects and monuments as historical and cultural evidence in order to understand the past and its relationship to the present.
Skills: To analyze works of art and archaeology formally, spatially, temporally, and iconographically.
To find, evaluate and differentiate among primary and secondary sources.
To communicate effectively and precisely in writing and speaking.