History of Medieval Architecture (i) (2015/2016)

Course code
4S01975
Name of lecturer
Fabio Coden
Coordinator
Fabio Coden
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
L-ART/01 - HISTORY OF MEDIEVAL ART
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
Semestrino IA dal Sep 28, 2015 al Nov 14, 2015.

Lesson timetable

Semestrino IA
Day Time Type Place Note
Tuesday 3:40 PM - 5:20 PM lesson Lecture Hall 1.5  
Wednesday 3:40 PM - 5:20 PM lesson Lecture Hall 1.5  
Thursday 10:10 AM - 11:50 AM lesson Lecture Hall 1.5  

Learning outcomes

The course intends to introduce the students to a general knowledge of the Medieval architecture. The main purpose is to ensure the acquisition of a correct way of reading and comprehending the architectural forms, between the first years of the Christian era and the gothic time.

Syllabus

The Course is dived in few parts focused on the deepening of specific topics connected to the comprehension of the medieval architecture, with particular reference to the West area.
A section will focus on the analysis of the evolutionary aspects, from the beginning of the Christianity to the late Middles Age. The most important occidental monuments will be taken in consideration and, through detailed analysis of the plans, the main lines of evolution of the architectonic models will be identified .
Another part of the course will address more closely to the problems of medieval construction.
More visits to one or more monuments related to the topic of the lessons are expected.

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral examination.

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2015/2016