Modern Architecture (Formerly ARHI.3150)

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Course No: ARCH.3150-046; SIS Class Nbr: 2942; SIS Term: 3240
Course Status: Open Added 2/24/23

Course Description

This course will examine global architecture from the 19th century to the present. It addresses the major movements, "-isms", architects, publications, schools, and technological innovations that contributed to varied (and often conflicting) notions of "Modern architecture." Growing nationalism and politics, travel and colonial occupation, the effects of war, and changing conceptions of nature and science, all transformed the built environment. This course will provide a better understanding not only of individual works but also of the ways architecture manifests important themes such as nationalism, regionalism, functionalism, rationalism, and the most current theme, happiness.

Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor

  • Core Codes: AH, DCA, ARHI, ENSC, ARCH
  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3
  • Instructor: Marie Frank
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When Offered & Tuition

  • Online Course
  • Summer 2023: Jul 05 to Aug 14
  • Course Level: Undergraduate
  • Tuition: $1140 | Pay as little as $580/mo for this course.
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  • Note: There is a $30 per semester registration fee for credit courses.

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