Academic Catalog

CONS522 HISTORY OF ARCHITECTURE IN THE MIDDLE EAST

Course Code: 8560522
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Graduate Program In Conservation Of Cultural Heritage
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Assoc.Prof.Dr. UFUK SERN
Offered Semester: Fall or Spring Semesters.

Course Content

A study on the beginnings of Turkish architecture outside of Anatolia, the cultural remains of the civilizations dominating Anatolia prior to the arrival of the Turks, and Anatolian Turkish architecture from the conquest up to the end of the Ottoman Empire. Emphasis on the effects of geography, climate, and cultural demands.