Course Description

The course is an important subject for introducing the student to urbanisation and industrial revolution which were precursor to the evolution in architecture.


  • To introduce students to the effects of urbanisation and industrialisation on architectural development during the industrial revolution period.
  • To appreciate the effect of the introduction of iron, steel, glass and reinforced concrete in construction on architecture
  • To understand the factors and directions in modern architectural movements
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ARC2205 History of Architecture II DOC PDF PS