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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Remote Instruction
Online
Starting at $789.00
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 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.

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Eleanor Schrader

Summer 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

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

Enrollment Closed
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This section has no set meeting times.
375110
Fee:
$789.00
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Notes

Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 30, 2020
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.

Enrollment Closed
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Tuesday 6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Location: Online
Instructor: Eleanor Schrader
374383
Fee:
$789.00
See Details
Notes

Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after June 30, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
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Tue Jun 23, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
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Tue Jun 30, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
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Tue Jul 7, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
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Tue Jul 14, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
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Tue Jul 21, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
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Tue Jul 28, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
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Tue Aug 4, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
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Tue Aug 11, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
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Tue Aug 18, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
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Tue Aug 25, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
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Tue Sep 1, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online

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