Seminar: History and Theory

COURSE NUMBER

ARCH 561

CREDITS

3

Description

These advanced faculty-initiated seminars provide opportunities for students to conduct in-depth investigations of select topics in architectural history or theory. The topics typically align with faculty’s current research.


Summer 2021

ARCH 561F

Selected Readings on Architecture and Capitalism

Matthew Soules

This seminar explores the complex relationship between capitalism and architecture through readings and discussion.  The course is centred upon close readings of demanding theoretical texts. Each class session will be devoted to discussion of these texts. Assignments will include two papers based upon the course readings.

Pre-requisite:  at least 2 of ARCH 504, 505 and or 523

Eligible student groups: graduate students in SALA