UT Dallas 2020 Undergraduate Catalog

AHST3313 - Medieval Art and Architecture

AHST 3313 Medieval Art and Architecture (3 semester credit hours) Studies in the art and architecture of medieval Europe and the Mediterranean. The course emphasizes the political, social, and religious foundations of Christian and Islamic art through discussions of mobility (travel, pilgrimage), media (the use of mosaic and bronze), worship (in cathedrals and mosques), and authority (in how divinity and kingship was understood). Prerequisite: Completion of 050 core. (3-0) R