Course Description

Course Name

Roman Sketchbook

Session: VRMU3124

Hours & Credits

3 Credits

Prerequisites & Language Level

Taught In English

  • There is no language prerequisite for courses at this language level.


Roman Sketchbook is an introductory course in drawing. On‐site classes will provide landscape views, architectural forms, paintings and three‐dimensional sculpture as subject matter, using pencil, pen, charcoal and sanguigna (red chalk) as drawing techniques. The course includes individual drawing projects and a written component related to the experience of sketching on location. The aim is to develop confidence and visual awareness in creating representations of the vast selection of art that the city of Rome has to offer.  

*Course content subject to change