Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2015


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HART 225 001 (CRN: 11822)


Department: Art History
Instructor: Geiser, Reto
10:00AM - 10:50AM MW (24-AUG-2015 - 4-DEC-2015) 
10:00AM - 10:50AM F (24-AUG-2015 - 4-DEC-2015) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Section Max Enrollment: 30
Section Enrolled: 0
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 40
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 36
Enrollment data as of: 16-JUL-2024 10:29AM
Additional Fees: None
Final Exam: Final Exam Unknown
Description: This introductory course exposes student's issues and debates that have driven architects and theorists from the early twentieth century to the present. The course is structured around a sequence of fourteen themes that have recurred as major issues throughout architectural history. Focusing on topics, ranging from representation, to media, to politics, urbanity, or the environment, teach theme is presented as a debate between differing viewpoints, in order to expose the positions that have motivated both theory and practice. In weekly discussion sections, we will be analyzing buildings and discussing canonical texts. These sections provide opportunities for students to develop their own positions on the issues debated, and to refine their ability to make arguments. Cross-list: ARCH 225, ARCH 525, HART 545. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for HART 225 if student has credit for HART 545.