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History & Theories of Architecture 1

  • Course Code :
    ARC 221
  • Level :
    Undergraduate
  • Course Hours :
    2.00 Hours
  • Department :
    Department of Architectural Engineering

Instructor information :

Area of Study :

The main aims of this course are to:  Build the student's knowledge of the architectural styles and theories of these eras: o Before Christianity. o Early Christianity. o Baroque & Rococo

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History & Theories of Architecture 1

The study deals with different topics like history of each period, geology & climate, materials, construction systems, architectural character and analysis for examples. The periods are: Ancient Egyptian - Mesopotamia - Greek - Roman - Early Christianity - Byzantine - Renaissance - Baroque - Rococo.

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History & Theories of Architecture 1

Course outcomes:

a. Knowledge and Understanding:

1- Explain the famous and great buildings of the specified periods
2- Explain the Ancient civilizations of the specified periods
3- Explain the development of the historical architecture

b. Intellectual Skills:

1- Compare the effective factor elements for different historical architectures.
2- Differentiate the Impact between civilization and architecture.

c. Professional and Practical Skills:

1- Apply the difference between styles of the historical architecture in architectural design.
2- Apply principles of the historical architectural design and construction methods.

d. General and Transferable Skills:

1- N/A

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Course topics and contents:

Topic No. of hours Lecture Tutorial/Practical
Ancient Egyptian Architecture 4 4 _
Mesopotamian 2 2 _
Greek 4 4 _
Roman 4 4 _
Early Christian 2 2 2 _
Byzantine 2 2 _
Renaissance 4 4 _
Baraque 2 2 _
Rococo 2 2 _
Terminology and definitions 4 4

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Teaching And Learning Methodologies:

Teaching and learning methods
Lectures.
Assignment
Participation

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Course Assessment :

Methods of assessment Relative weight % Week No. Assess What
Assignments 30.00 a1 b2 a2 a3 b1 c1 c2
Final exam 40.00 c1 a1 b1 b2 c2
In Class Quizzes 20.00 b1 a3 b2 c1 d1
Participation 10.00

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Books:

Book Author Publisher
Sir Banister Fletcher's a History of Architecture Banister Fletcher Butterworth-Heinemann

Course notes :

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Recommended books :

Kevin Espina "History of Architecture" Aug 2013

Periodicals :

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Web Sites :

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