2021-2022 Graduate Catalog

ARCH 640 History, Theory, and Criticism

Examines contemporary architectural theory and criticism through the presentation and study of significant texts and buildings of the present and recent past. Introduces and investigates the formal, technological, social and cultural, political, and economic issues within the disciplines of architecture and design. Explores interactions between theory and practice, and examines strategies for the making of architecture. Prerequisite: graduate standing or permission of the program director.