Faculty of Arts


ARTHIST 310

Modernism and Design


Description

A study of the central role played by architecture and design within twentieth-century Modernism. Dealing with function, materials, decoration and Modernist theory, the course spans the period from Art Nouveau in the 1890s to World War II. The main focus will be on Europe and the United States, with some references to New Zealand.

Availability 2012

Not taught in 2012

Lecturer(s)

Coordinator(s) Dr Don Bassett

Reading/Texts


Assessment

Coursework + exam

Points

ARTHIST 310: 15.0 points

Prerequisites

Any 30 points at Stage II in Art History; or EUROPEAN 100 and 15 points at Stage II in Art History

Restrictions

ARTHIST 210


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