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AT 270 - History of Architecture

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3
Prerequisites: None

Corequisites: None

College Level Prerequisites: GRCC College Level Writing (English ACT 18 or higher OR successful completion of EN 097 or higher OR English (Write Placer Plus) 5 or higher)
Description: A comprehensive mediated lecture/discussion of the major architectural styles, master buildings, and master architects from prehistory to post Modernism today. Structures are examined in terms of design, style, construction technologies, site considertions, functionalism, symbolism, and historical/social significance/impact. Special attention is given to Modernism and its historical antecedents. (Weekly chapter-length readings are required).

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General Education Distribution Category Met: Humanities



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