4.605 A Global History of Architecture
Provides an outline of the history of architecture and urbanism from ancient times to the early modern period. Analyzes buildings as the products of culture and in relation to the special problems of architectural design. Stresses the geopolitical context of buildings and in the process familiarizes students with buildings, sites and cities from around the world.
This class has no prerequisites.
4.605 will be offered this semester (Spring 2017). It is instructed by M. Jarzombek.
Lecture occurs 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM on Mondays and Wednesdays in 3-133.
This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This class counts as a HASS A.
You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the Introduction to the History and Theory of Architecture site or on the 4.605 Stellar site.
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