Histories of Architecture

Parsons School of Design: Architecture

Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Graduate Course

Degree Students (with Restrictions)

Histories of Architecture

Fall 2018

Taught By: Allyson McDavid

Section: A

CRN: 1362

Credits: 3

Buildings and cities embody complex and conflicting histories. This course is global, diverse and interdisciplinary, investigating Histories of Architecture along a spine of carefully selected historical moments, with lateral case study comparisons that span geographies and cultures. This class also introduces a range of research methods to equip students for historical and design inquiry, including the close reading of buildings, texts and historical contexts.

Pre-requisite(s): none. Open to: Masters Degree in Architecture Majors and Masters Degree in Architecture and Lighing Design Dual Degree Majors Only; Others by permission.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Architecture (PGAR)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Lecture (L)

Max Enrollment: 23

Enrollment Status: Open*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 6:15am 12/18/2018

Meeting Info:

Days: Thursday

Times: 9:00am - 11:40am

Building: Parsons East 25 E13th

Room: 206

Date Range: 8/30/2018 - 12/13/2018