80 130 GK3 Architecture and Design history 2


Passed first year

Recommended prerequisite knowledge

The course is mandatory for all second year students, first semester.

Course content

The course gives an introduction to architectural history, design history and art history from ca 1850 until today

Learning outcomes

The students will gain knowledge of main works, tendencies and periods in modern architecture, design and art history. They will learn to recognize architectural works and design products from the period, and to analyze them with respect to use, construction, material and historical context.

Working and learning activities

Lectures, student presentations and reviews.