2023-2024 / HAAR0075-1

Special questions of history of the art of the Middle Ages : the Byzantine art


30h Th, 8d FT Tr. Pr.

Number of credits

 Bachelor in history of art and archaeology : general5 crédits 
 Bachelor in history of art and archaeology : musicology5 crédits 


Benoît Van den Bossche

Language(s) of instruction

French language

Organisation and examination

Teaching in the second semester


Schedule online

Units courses prerequisite and corequisite

Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program

Learning unit contents

Byzantine art: Study of the artistic expressions relating to the Byzantine civilisation from the early Christian period until the 15th century.

Learning outcomes of the learning unit

Be knowledgeable about Byzantine art and develop the ability to make research on a given art object.

Prerequisite knowledge and skills

Planned learning activities and teaching methods


Mode of delivery (face to face, distance learning, hybrid learning)

Face-to-face course

Additional information:

See opposite.

Recommended or required readings

John LOWDEN, L'Art paléochrétien et byzantin, Paris, 2001

Any session :

- In-person

oral exam

- Remote

oral exam

- If evaluation in "hybrid"

preferred in-person

Additional information:

Oral exam.

Work placement(s)

Organisational remarks and main changes to the course

The course is given in the second year half (February-May).


Association of one or more MOOCs