Histories of Architecture

Parsons School of Design: Architecture

Liberal Arts

Undergraduate Course

Graduate Course

Degree Students (with Restrictions)

Histories of Architecture

Fall 2021

Taught By: Allyson McDavid

Section: A

CRN: 1330

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: 11

Add/Drop Deadline: September 13, 2021 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: November 21, 2021 (Sunday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Open*

* 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: 1:53am 5/15/2021 EDT

Meeting Info:

Days: Wednesday

Times: 9:00am - 11:40am

Building: Online Course

Room: 999

Date Range: 9/1/2021 - 12/15/2021