Course Description

ROME: THE GAME, WRIT W6R

This online course - presented as an adventure game - introduces students to the art and archaeology of Rome, with assignments that focus on writing and the research process. The course asks students to determine whether or not a collection of ancient objects from an American museum should remain inthe US or be sent back to Italy. Throughout the course, students excavateartifacts at a digital dig site, visit museums, explore Roman monuments, and navigate the shadowy world of the tombaroli (tomb robbers) and mafia-runblack market for antiquities.

Key Information

Credit: 4 quarter units / 2.67 semester units credit
UC Santa Barbara, Writing Program,History of Art and Architecture

Course Credit:

Upon successful completion, all online courses offered through cross-enrollment provide UC unit credit. Some courses are approved for GE, major preparation and/or, major credit or can be used as a substitute for a course at your campus.

If "unit credit" is listed by your campus, consult your department, academic adviser or Student Affairs division to inquire about the petition process for more than unit credit for the course.

UC Berkeley:
Pending

UC Davis:
Pending

UC Irvine:
Pending

UC Los Angeles:
Pending

UC Merced:
Pending

UC Riverside:
Pending

UC San Diego:
Pending

UC San Francisco:
Pending

UC Santa Barbara:
Pending

UC Santa Cruz:
Pending

Course Creators

Claudia Moser
Christian Thomas
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