主题目录

  • 课程介绍( Course Introduction)

    • University:Massachusetts Institute of Technology

      Instructor:Prof. William Broadhea

      Level:Undergraduate

      Course Description

      Focusing on the emperors Augustus and Nero, this course investigates the ways in which Roman emperors used art, architecture, coinage and other media to create and project an image of themselves, the ways in which the surviving literary sources from the Roman period reinforced or subverted that image, and the ways in which both phenomena have contributed to post-classical perceptions of Roman emperors. Material studied will include the art, architecture, and coinage of Augustan and Neronian Rome, the works of Suetonius and Tacitus, and modern representations of the emperors such as those found in I, Claudius and Quo Vadis.

  • 教学大纲(Syllabus)

    • Goals

      The success of this course depends on the active participation of students in class meetings. The 25% of your overall grade coming from class participation will be based on the following:

      • Attendance at all class meetings
      • Completion of all reading assignments
      • Active participation in seminar discussion
  • 教学讲稿(Lecture Notes)