sap course 1429647621

Course Code & Number:

ARCH 221

Course Title:

History of Architecture I

Level of Course:

BS

Credits:

(3+0+0) 3 TEDU Credits, 5 ECTS Credits

Catalog Description:

A global history of architecture survey from prehistory up to the modern age. Prominent examples of architectural edifices and cities.

Pre-requisites & Co-requisites:

Pre-requisites: NONE
Co-requisites: NONE
Grading: 

Mid-Term Examination I - 20% 
Mid-Term Examination II - 20% 
Final Presentation + Paper - 30% 
Reading and Writing Assignments - 20% 
Attendance and Class Contribution - 10%

Year of Study: 
Freshman
Semester: 
Fall
Mode of Delivery: 
Face-to-face
Language of Instruction: 
English
Course Type: 
Compulsory
Course Objective: 

The course aims to provide the student with the fundamental knowledge on the development of architectural thought and practices throughout the history up to the modern age.

Learning Outcomes: 

Upon succesful completion of this course, a student will be able to
1. Be informed on the most important examples of architectural products and ideas up to Gothic Period that well illustrate their time
2. Develop a sense on the continuity and change of the historical process on the issues and problems of architecture.
3. Separately identify and interpret universal and local qualities in the development of architectural thought.
4. Be able to recognize and comprehend the connection of abstract architectural thoughts to the material aspects of historical/local context. 
5. Be able to contextualize architectural history in the general history in a basic level.
6. Start to develop an intellectual opinion and a personal reflection on the history and culture of the architectural discourse.

Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods: 
Telling/Explaining
Discussion/Debate
Reading
Inquiry
Others
Assessment Methods and Criteria: 
Test / Exam
Others

Student Workload:

Midterm Exam 1
3
hrs
Final Exam
3
hrs
Others
65
hrs

Prepared By:

Bilge İmamoğlu

Revised By:

sap_editor