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
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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.

Winter 2023 Schedule

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Tuesday 2:00PM - 5:00PM PT
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Instructor: Eleanor Schrader
390045
Fee:
$799.00
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Notes

Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 17, 2023
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
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Tue Jan 10, 2023
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
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Tue Jan 17, 2023
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
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Tue Jan 24, 2023
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
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Tue Jan 31, 2023
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
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Tue Feb 7, 2023
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
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Tue Feb 14, 2023
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
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Tue Feb 21, 2023
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
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Tue Feb 28, 2023
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
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Tue Mar 7, 2023
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
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Tue Mar 14, 2023
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
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Tue Mar 21, 2023
2:00PM PT - 5:00PM PT
Remote Classroom
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This section has no set meeting times.
Enrollment Closed
See Details
390047
Fee:
$799.00
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Notes

Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 17, 2023
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Book: History of Interior Design by Pile, John, Gura, Judith, Pile, John F.

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