Academic Catalog

ARCH428 DEV.IN REPUBLICAN TURKISH ARCH.1923-1990

Course Code: 1200428
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 4.0
Department: Architecture
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. TOMRS ELVAN ALTAN
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.

Course Content

The course surveys and evaluates major developments in Turkish architecture from the beginning of the Republic until the present day. Nationalism: its emergence, sources, style characteristics, architects of the First and Second National Architecture; Internationalism; Modernism vs. Nationalism: current attitudes and the state of architectural profession and schools of architecture form the main topics of discussion.