GRS 372

Roman Art and Archaeology

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Survey of Roman material culture relating artistic expression to the political and social developments of the Roman people. Examination of Etruscan art and architecture for its formative influence on Roman culture; Republican and Imperial Roman art in the context of historical events. Topics include the special character of Roman art, Hellenized and Italic modes of expression, portraiture, historical reliefs, function in art and architectural space and city planning.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of GRS 372, AHVS 317, CLAS 372, HA 317.


Undergraduate course in Greek and Roman Studies offered by the Department of Greek and Roman Studies in the Faculty of Humanities.

Summer Fall Spring

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