Catalogue 2016 - 2017

ART 310 Medieval Architecture and Society


3 cr.


Junior standing.

Course Description

This course examines the monuments of medieval architecture in their historical context. We will study knightly castles and peasant cottages as well as the great Romanesque and Gothic abbeys and cathedrals, with the ultimate goal of learning not only about the buildings themselves but the society that created them.


Satisfies both the aesthetic perspective and historical perspective requirements.

Cross Listed Courses

HIST 310