History of Environmental Arts: Part II

ARCH X 427.8B
Part two of a four-part survey course on the environmental arts of the Western world, tracing architecture from the Italian Renaissance to the beginning of the 19th century in France, England, and America.
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Starting at $789.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0 Credits

About this course:

Part two of a four-part survey course on the environmental arts of the Western world. This course traces the architecture, landscape architecture, furniture, art, and decorative arts from the Italian Renaissance to the beginning of the 19th century in France, England, and America. Periods covered include the Renaissance, Mannerist, Baroque, Rococo, and Neoclassic. Instruction focuses on the man-built environment influenced by geographical location and the social, religious, economic, and political forces of history. Major monuments are discussed in terms of function, symbolism, methods of fabrication, style, use of color, ornament, and significance. Illustrated lectures, readings, and student projects develop an appreciation of the rich cultural heritage of the Western world. Students learn how to utilize library and museum resources and recognize and evaluate significant environmental design movements. Intended to establish an understanding of the achievements of the past in order to more fully understand the present.

Winter 2019 Schedule

These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.

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365197
Fee:
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Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 13, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Book: A History of Interior Design by John F. Pile, Judith Gura

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

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Tuesday 2:30PM - 5:30PM
Instructor: Eleanor Schrader
365196
Fee:
$789.00
54 days left. Enroll by Jan 8, 2019
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Notes

Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 15, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
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Tue Jan 8, 2019
2:30PM - 5:30PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121C
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Tue Jan 15, 2019
2:30PM - 5:30PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121C
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Tue Jan 22, 2019
2:30PM - 5:30PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121C
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Tue Jan 29, 2019
2:30PM - 5:30PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121C
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Tue Feb 5, 2019
2:30PM - 5:30PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121C
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Tue Feb 12, 2019
2:30PM - 5:30PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121C
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Tue Feb 19, 2019
2:30PM - 5:30PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121C
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Tue Feb 26, 2019
2:30PM - 5:30PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121C
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Tue Mar 5, 2019
2:30PM - 5:30PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121C
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Tue Mar 12, 2019
2:30PM - 5:30PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121C
Discussion
Tue Mar 19, 2019
2:30PM - 5:30PM
UCLA Extension Gayley Center in Westwood
UCLA Extension Gayley Center 121C

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This course applies towards the following certificates & specializations…

What you will learn.

  • Explore the Renaissance, Mannerist, Baroque, Rococo, and Neoclassic periods
  • Identify major monuments and their function, symbolism, style, and significance
  • Learn how to utilize library and museum resources
  • Recognize and evaluate significant environmental design movements
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