History of Architecture (m) (2021/2022)

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Learning outcomes

The course aims to address a certain period of the history of architecture, focusing on a specific topic of great importance for modern and contemporary architectural culture. In particolar: 1) acquire specific skills for reading the architectural artefact: interpreting data, recognizing the specificity of architectural language, contextualizing the building by adopting appropriate socio-cultural coordinates, using the bibliography appropriately and recognizing the transformations of the building (restorations, functional changes etc..); 2) deepen the knowledge related to the history of European architecture, especially in the contemporary era, recognizing the interaction between the events of individual architects and the development of Movements and Avant-gardes, in relation to the transformation of cities.