Fine Arts | Early Medieval Art
A321 | 24811 | Kleinbauer
This undergraduate course, which has no prerequisites, examines the
various arts of western Europe after the fall of the Roman Empire -
from the 5th Century to the 10th Century, from St. Patrick and the
Vikings to the successors of Charlemagne. The buildings, stone
sculpture, wall paintings, mosaics, illuminated manuscripts,
metalwork, and ivory carvings of this period will be examined in the
frame of a general historical and cultural context.
One short paper, two exams, and a final.
This course fulfills both the Social and Historical and the Culture
Studies requirement (list A) of the College.