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HISTORY OF ARCHITECTURE (DN)

CODE 90719
ACADEMIC YEAR 2022/2023
CREDITS
  • 4 cfu during the 2nd year of 9274 DESIGN DEL PRODOTTO E DELLA NAUTICA(L-4) - LA SPEZIA
  • SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR ICAR/18
    LANGUAGE Italian
    TEACHING LOCATION
  • LA SPEZIA
  • SEMESTER 2° Semester
    TEACHING MATERIALS AULAWEB

    OVERVIEW

    History of Architecture is an organised concept by a critical point of wiew of all design matters: buinding design, urban planning, landascape planning, technology, industrial design, restoration of monuments. It comtemplates social, economic and managing parameters too.

    AIMS AND CONTENT

    LEARNING OUTCOMES

    The study of architectural history includes religious architecture, landscape architecture, civil architecture, naval architecture, and military architecture – each offering insight into the role of history, culture, and geography in shaping the world around us. An understanding of Architecture’s history can help those in the field execute better.

    AIMS AND LEARNING OUTCOMES

    Ability in philological analysis, historical investigation, critical synthesizing informations, autonomy in researching

    PREREQUISITES

    Knowledge of general contemporary history according to UE secondary School standard

    TEACHING METHODS

    Formalist, sociological and iconological methods. 

    SYLLABUS/CONTENT

    From Industrial Revolution to Post-Second War period (50/60 decades in XX c.). For complete contents see the two handbooks in bibliography

    RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

    B. Zevi, Architettura della modernità, Roma 1997.

    M. Spesso, Integralità dell'architettura, Genova 2019.

    TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

    LESSONS

    EXAMS

    EXAM DESCRIPTION

    Written-oral exam. Written: open-endend questions; oral: discussion about answers

    ASSESSMENT METHODS

    Quality level in achievement of present outcomes.