History and Theory in the Built Environment 1
Available in 2012
|Callaghan Campus||Semester 2|
Previously offered in 2013, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006
Explores the built environment through pre-Modernist periods. The religious, cultural, social and political factors that underpin architectural styles and major building programs will be examined. Develops writing and information literacy skills.
Identify the major periods, traits, examples and figures associated with the history and theory of occidental, oriental and regional architecture. Develop information literacy and writing skills.
Egyptian, Greek, Roman, Hindu, Buddhist, Confucian, Byzantine, Orthodox, Romanesque, Gothic, Renaissance, Mannerist, Baroque, Rococo, 18th century, 19th century and non-Modernist 20th century architecture. Information literacy and academic writing techniques.
Modes of Delivery
Lecture: for 3 hour(s) per Week for 13 weeks