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Viewing: IA 6325 : Modern and Contemporary Architecture

Last approved: Mon, 17 Jul 2017 08:04:32 GMT

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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Interior Architecture (IA)
IA
6325
Modern and Contemporary Architecture
Modern Architecture
Fall 2017
3
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Lecture
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Modern and contemporary architectural ideas and concepts explored through key buildings and interiors of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries; focus on modernist works in Washington, DC.
At the end of this course students should be able to:
1) Identify and evaluate concepts and ideas pertaining to modern and contemporary architecture and interiors.
2) Critically assess exteriors and interior spaces through research, site visits, and/or the study of floor plans/elevations/sections of buildings.
3) Determine and interpret the impact of diverse cultures on modern buildings, specifically how unique cultures influence architecture.
4) Facilitate their peers in stimulating class discussion (with a focus on active learning).
5) Analyze the work of other MFA IAD students through critical peer review
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