The Age of the Cathedrals

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Course Number



E. Woodward

Course Long Title

The Age of the Cathedrals

Cross Listed Courses


An investigation of medieval architecture from the Early Christian era to the end of the Gothic period in Europe, including Russia and the Byzantine East. Emphasis is placed on the development of Christian architecture and the emergence of the Gothic cathedral in the context of European political and social history before 1500. This course explores historical methodology in the field since 1800.

Writing Credit

No writing credit

Departmental Course Attributes - Major/Minor Requirements

(AVC: Premodern)

INDS Program Relationship

IDCM - CMS Program

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