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ARCH 201 History of American Architecture

3 credits
History of architecture in America from the 17th century colonial beginnings through the 20th century. Topics include European influence, vernacular styles, architectural terminology, and an introduction to the architects who influenced design and construction in America.

Prerequisites: ENGT 101  or instructor permission.
Student Outcomes/Competencies:
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Identify American architectural styles and influential architects
  • Examine European architectural influences as they relate to American architecture
  • Research and recognize different architectural characteristics and styles
  • Analyze building characteristics and define the architectural styles