ARTH 474 (01) - Introduction to Architectural History

Intro to Architectural History

Durham   Liberal Arts :: Art History
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Full Term (01/23/2024 - 05/06/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   50  
CRN: 53351
Survey of representative buildings from the entire history of architecture with analysis of structure, form, and symbolic content, concentrating on major works such as pyramids, the Roman Pantheon, the Gothic cathedral, the Renaissance palace, the Baroque church, and the modern skyscraper. In addition to the overarching narrative of architectural history, further topics include materials and building technologies, design theories, aesthetic principles, and the role of the architect in society.
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Equivalent(s): ARTS 574
Attributes: Historical Perspectives(Disc)
Instructors: Ivo Van der Graaff

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 5/6/2024 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm NESM 125
Final Exam 5/14/2024 5/14/2024 T 1:00pm - 3:00pm NESM 125

Booklist

Book Details
UNDERSTANDING ARCHITECTURE (3RD 14)
by ROTH
Required
ISBN
978081334903 9
PUBLISHER
TAYLOR
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