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Lake Washington Institute of Technology    
 
    
 
  Feb 23, 2018
 
Catalog 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ARCH 107 History of American Architecture

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

Prerequisites: ARCH 101 , ARCH 105 , CADE 131 , and CADE 132  

Corequisites: ARCH 102  and ARCH 131 

Quarters Offered: Cohort 1: Spring

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