2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

ARCH 428 History of Architecture in the Built Environment

The roots and development phases of American architecture and design are explored, beginning with Native American and Colonial examples, through the exploration, development, urbanization, industrialization, modernist and post-industrial epochs. Both vernacular and high style design examples are covered, with emphasis on regional and cultural diversity. Design examples are drawn from the fields of architecture, landscape architecture and urban planning. 

 Prerequisite: permission of the program director.