Historical survey of the architecture of Western civilization. For nonmajors.
Introduction to the world of architecture, through comparative study of exemplary and interesting examples selected from around the world, with the recurring theme of South Asian architecture and civilization.
Student learning goals
Learn to appreciate architecture.
Learn about world civilizations.
General method of instruction
Highly illustrated lectures using PowerPoint and Google Earth.
Passion for exploring the world.
Class assignments and grading
Multiple choice exams.