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ARCH.3160 Architectural Utopias (Formerly ARHI.3160)

Id: 041569 Credits Min: 3 Credits Max: 3


can we build a better world? Many people from various eras and geographical locations have argued we can. The idea of utopia -- a place of harmony free from want and strife -- has shaped both imagined and real places. So has its opposite: dystopia. This course will focus on architectural visions and solutions for utopias from the ancient world to the present: from myths of long-lost cities to projected colonies on the moon and Mars.


Pre-Req: ENGL 1020 College Writing II.

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