ARCH 595: Seminar on the Built Environment I: History
(5-0) Cr. 5. F.
Prereq: Admission to the M. Arch. program and concurrent enrollment in ARCH 505, ARCH 545, and ARCH 545L
Introduction to historical canons and traditions of architecture and urbanism. Discussion of the relationship between historical inquiry and contemporary practice. Students learn skills in critical thinking, visual analysis, and research methods. Course sessions develop thematically with interdisciplinary readings, group discussions, student presentations, and research projects.