ARCH 100  - Survey-Contemp Architecture

ARCH 100 SURVEY OF MODERN ARCHITECTURE (3)

Letter grade. Hours/semester: 48-54 lecture.

Description: Basic values and concepts in contemporary architecture as a synthesis of art and science. A study of the significant design work, principles, and visions of influential architects, planners, and designers from the end of the 19th century into the 21st century. Explores the critical relationships between architecture and environmental design and human experience, societal needs, building technique and community. Slides, films, lecture and individual research. (AA: Area E5c, CSU: Area C1, UC: Area 3A)

 

College of San Mateo Department: Architecture Number of Units: 3
This description is for the Spring 2016 term