2016-2017 Academic Catalog 
    
    Aug 20, 2019  
2016-2017 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

ADAH 336 - Digital Technology in the Study of Art


Credits: Three (3)
This course examines innovative applications of digital technologies in the examination of art and archaeological materials. Students will explore a variety of topics including the use of x-ray and multispectral imaging technology in the examination of works of art and site prospections, 3-D modeling software for site reconstruction, LIDAR and photogrammetry for acquiring detailed object, building and site measurements, and archaeological techniques for material sourcing, dating and artifact analysis. The course is designed to introduce students to cutting edge technologies in the study of art. Readings and hands-on laboratory exercises will supplement slide lecture.