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Art and Architectural History

Module name (EN): Art and Architectural History
Degree programme: Architecture, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2013
Module code: B-A-3.1
SAP-Submodule-No.: P120-0078
Hours per semester week / Teaching method: 4V (4 hours per week, accumulated)
ECTS credits: 6
Semester: 1
Duration: 2 semester
Mandatory course: yes
Language of instruction:
Written exam

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Applicability / Curricular relevance:
B-A-3.1 (P120-0078) Architecture, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2013, semester 1, mandatory course
ABA-3.1 (P120-0078) Architecture, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2020, semester 1, mandatory course
ABA-3.1 (P120-0078) Architecture, Bachelor, ASPO 01.10.2021, semester 1, mandatory course
60 class hours (= 45 clock hours) over a 15-week period.
The total student study time is 180 hours (equivalent to 6 ECTS credits).
There are therefore 135 hours available for class preparation and follow-up work and exam preparation.
Recommended prerequisites (modules):
Recommended as prerequisite for:
B-A-3.3 Sociology
B-A-3.4 Architectural Theory

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Module coordinator:
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ulrich Pantle
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ulrich Pantle

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Learning outcomes:
After successfully completing this module, students will:
_        have basic knowledge about European art, architecture, urban and cultural history from early times to the present, as well as basic knowledge regarding the prinicples of scientific work and the methodology of art history.
_        will be able to grasp and analyze architecture and works of related artistic disciplines, beyond an ordinary understanding of style, as an expression of their respective times, and will be able to understand art and building history as a stimulus for their own design work.
Personal competence:
_        Ability to find and use literature independently
_        Ability to process content independently
_        The students´ judgement will be trained

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Module content:
Chronological presentation of the historical development of art and architecture as a cultural achievement within a western civilization process.
Art and Architectural History 1:
_        Architecture and works of related artistic disciplines from early times to the 19th century will be introduced and analyzed.
Art and Architectural History 2:
_        Architecture and the works of related artistic disciplines from the 19th century to the present will be introduced and analyzed.

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Teaching methods/Media:

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Recommended or required reading:
_        Benevolo, Leonardo: Die Geschichte der Stadt. Frankfurt a.M. 2000
_        Frampton, Kenneth: Die Architektur der Moderne. München 2010
_        Joedicke, Jürgen: Architekturgeschichte des 20. Jh. Stuttgart 1998
_        Joedicke, Jürgen: Raum und Form in der Architektur. Stuttgart 1985
_        Lampugnani, Vittorio M.: Die Stadt im 20. Jahrhundert. Berlin 2010
_        Müller, Werner; Gunther Vogel: dtv-Atlas Baukunst. München 2005
_        Pevsner, Nikolaus u.a.: Lexikon der Weltarchitektur. München 1992
_        Philipp, Klaus J.: Das Reclam Buch der Architektur. Ditzingen 2006
_        Additional topic-specific literature

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