Course curriculum

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    Course Overview

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    Lecture 1 : The Founding of Rome and the Dawn of an Empire: Romulus, Remus, and Julius Caesar

    • The Founding of Rome and the Dawn of an Empire: Romulus, Remus, and Julius Caesar

    • Lecture 1 Reading

    • Antiquity to the Medici - Lecture 1 VIDEO

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    Lecture 2: Bread, Circus, and Conquest: the Colosseum and the Arch of Titus

    • Bread, Circus, and Conquest: the Colosseum and the Arch of Titus

    • Lecture 2 Reading

    • Antiquity to the Medici - Lecture 2 VIDEO

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    Lecture 3: The Architectural Marvels of Imperial Rome: the Pantheon, the Basilica and Arch of Constantine

    • The Architectural Marvels of Imperial Rome: the Pantheon, the Basilica and Arch of Constantine

    • Lecture 3 Reading

    • Antiquity to the Medici - Lecture 3 VIDEO

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    Lecture 4: The Sparkling Mosaics of Ravenna

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    Lecture 5: Tuscan Romanesque Architecture: San Miniato al Monte, Florence Baptistery, and Pisa Cathedral

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    Lecture 6: The Pulpits of Nicola Pisano in Pisa and Siena

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    Lecture 7: Duccio’s Maestà and Giotto Fresco Cycle in the Scrovegni Chapel

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    Lecture 8: The Sculptures of Orsanmichele in Florence

    • The Sculptures of Orsanmichele in Florence

    • Lecture 8 Reading

    • Antiquity to the Medici - Lecture 8 VIDEO

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    Lecture 9: Masolino, Masaccio, and the Brancacci Chapel in Florence

    • Masolino, Masaccio, and the Brancacci Chapel in Florence

    • Lecture 9 Reading

    • Antiquity to the Medici - Lecture 9 VIDEO

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    Lecture 10: Fra Angelico and the Renaissance Convent of San Marco

    • Fra Angelico and the Renaissance Convent of San Marco

    • Lecture 10 Reading

    • Antiquity to the Medici - Lecture 10 VIDEO

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    Lecture 11: The Old Sacristy and the Basilica of San Lorenzo

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    Lecture 12: The Medici Palace and the Chapel of the Magi

    • The Medici Palace and the Chapel of the Magi

    • Lecture 12 Reading

    • Antiquity to the Medici - Lecture 12 VIDEO

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