ARCH 2330: Architecture and the City in the Nineteenth Century
Lecture - 4 credits
- Focuses on the history and theory of architecture and urban design in the nineteenth century.
- Emphasizes European architecture and urbanism and the ways in which European approaches to design shaped and were shaped by sustained cultural, political, and economic exchange with the Americas, Africa, and Asia.
- Major topics include the birth of the modern city and urban planning, capitalism and industrialization, new building typologies, infrastructure, urban parks and early suburbs, and new materials and technologies.
Focuses on the history and theory of architecture and urban design in the nineteenth century. Show more.