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Colgate University    
2017-2018 University Catalogue 
  
 
  Jan 16, 2018
 
2017-2018 University Catalogue

ARTS 105 - Introduction to Architecture (AH)


An introduction to the history of architecture from pre-history to the present. The course secures student understanding of the range of ways human cultures have employed architecture over time. Global traditions of structure and spatial organization are explored, with close attention to precise architectural vocabulary. Historical styles, significant individual structures or complexes, basic principles of urbanism, and the relationship between theory and practice are all studied.

Credits: 1.00
Corequisite: None
Prerequisites: None
Major/Minor Restrictions: None
Class Restriction: None
Area of Inquiry: Human Thought and Expression
Liberal Arts CORE: None


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