HISTORY OF ARCHITECTURE III

ARCH 335. HISTORY OF ARCHITECTURE III (2CR.: 2LEC)

Overview of Islamic architecture. Roots and early beginnings. Trends and development of Islamic architecture: features and values. Umayyad and Abbasid architecture. Early and classic architecture in North Africa and the Middle East.

Evolution of Islamic architecture: Fattimid, Ayyubid, Bahari Mamluk, Circassian Mamluk, and Ottoman architecture.