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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Winter
Summer
Online
Remote Instruction
Starting at $799.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can 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

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 nineteenth 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.

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Eleanor Schrader

Winter 2021 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.

Future Offering (Opens November 02, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
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This section has no set meeting times.
377812
Fee:
$799.00
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Notes

Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 13, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Book: History of Interior Design by Pile, John, Gura, Judith, Pile, John F.

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Future Offering (Opens November 02, 2020 12:00:00 AM)
-
Wednesday 2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Eleanor Schrader
377811
Fee:
$799.00
See Details
Notes

Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 13, 2021
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
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Wed Jan 6, 2021
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Wed Jan 13, 2021
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Wed Jan 20, 2021
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
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Wed Jan 27, 2021
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
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Wed Feb 3, 2021
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
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Wed Feb 10, 2021
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
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Wed Feb 17, 2021
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
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Wed Feb 24, 2021
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
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Wed Mar 3, 2021
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
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Wed Mar 10, 2021
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
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Wed Mar 17, 2021
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
Online

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