Academic Catalog

AH544 ARCH.HIST.RESEARCH STUDIO:MODERN CAPITAL CITY,ANKARA

Course Code: 8010544
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(2-2)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: History Of Architecture
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. TOMRS ELVAN ALTAN
Offered Semester: Spring Semesters.

Course Content

Archival study on primary sources and bibliographical study on secondary sources as part of the process of writing architectural history. The main theme changes each semester, but Ankara remains as the general study area to read and discuss the theoretical frameworks of architectural modernism, and of city formation, and to search for and analyze the documents in various archives and libraries, in order to write a critical and interpretive account of the architectural history of the city.