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UB Undergraduate Academic Schedule: Fall 2021

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ARC 121LEC - Introduction To Architecture
Introduction To Architecture 000 Enrollment Information (not real time - data refreshed nightly)
Class #:   10095   Enrollment Capacity:   385
Section:   000   Enrollment Total:   188
Credits:   3.00 credits   Seats Available:   197
Dates:   08/30/2021 - 12/10/2021   Status:   OPEN WITH RESERVES
Days, Time:   T R , 7:30 PM - 8:50 PM
Room:   Knox 20 view map
Location:   North Campus      
Reserve Capacities
Description Enrollment Capacity Enrollment Total  
1st Term Freshman 45 40  
ARC & END Seats Reserved FSH 20 20  
Force Reg: Seats Reserved 5 0  
FULFILLS THE ARTS GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENT AND OPEN TO ALL UNIVERSITY AT BUFFALO STUDENTS. Note: All BS Arch majors who have completed and passed ARC 121, ARC 231, and ARC 234 cannot re-take ARC 121 in their BS Arch Junior and BS Arch Senior year to replace the original ARC 121 grade.
  Course Description
Introduces students to the vocabulary of architecture, and the understanding of design and applied arts in the human experience. Topics include historical examples of 19th and 20th century architecture, design, landscapes, and urbanism as a tool for developing an understanding and appreciation of the architecture discipline and its design objectives. Course material is drawn from numerous fields including architectural history the applied arts, design studies, philosophy, literature, and urban studies, all supporting Louis Kahn?s claim that architecture is 'the handwriting of humanity.' Students will gain critical insight on the contexts that drive concepts and ideas behind thoughtful design. As a vehicle for advancing an understanding of architectural design, the course will introduce students to 19th and 20th century architects and designers. An approved SUNY Arts and SUNY Humanities general education course.
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