Course description

Survey course that covers the many facets of architecture: history, design principles, preservation, landscape architecture, building technology, and cultural factors. Led by Department faculty, the course format comprises lectures, demonstrations and discussions, film screenings, and virtual tours of museum collections and important works of architecture. Frequent guest lecturers share their specific expertise, while the broader lessons are incorporated back into the design work in Studio.

Enrollment limited to: non-architecture majors in college, high school students in 11th and 12th grades, and any individuals with a minimum of a high school diploma interested in exploring the field of architecture.

This course includes occasional evening workshops, office hours, and self-directed study time. It is part of the Introduction to Architecture Summer Program.

Precollege high school students: You must also register for ARCH 1100: An Introduction to Architecture: Design Studio.

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Previously offered classes

Summer 2022: Ithaca campus

Section ID:ARCH 1300 001-LEC
Number:1224
Session:Summer 6-week
Class dates:June 21-July 29, 2022
 

Residential program dates: The dates listed here are for class times only. If you’re attending the Summer Residential Program, your dates will include move-in and move-out days. See Summer Residential Program dates.

Precollege Studies may offer additional events, such as workshops and college fairs, during your session. See activities.

Final exam/project due:Friday July 29, 9 AM - 12 PM / Milstein Hall 101 (see Final exams)
Time / room:M-F 9 AM - 12 PM / Milstein Hall 101
Mode of instruction:In person
Credit:3
Grade:Graded only
Instructor:Jefferson, M. (mnj23)
Max. enroll:75
Restrictions:Intended for high school, non-Architecture major undergrads and some incoming M.ARCH students.
Eligibility:

Juniors & Seniors

See Eligibility for Summer/Winter Courses

To enroll:

The application deadline for this program has passed. No further applications for this course will be accepted.

New York State students: Learn how to make arrangements to take your Regents Exams at Cornell if necessary.

See Dates & Deadlines.

This course is open to all registrants, including undergraduates and precollege students.

Summer 2022: Ithaca campus

Section ID:ARCH 1300 002-LEC
Number:1225
Session:Summer 6-week
Class dates:June 21-July 29, 2022
 

Residential program dates: The dates listed here are for class times only. If you’re attending the Summer Residential Program, your dates will include move-in and move-out days. See Summer Residential Program dates.

Precollege Studies may offer additional events, such as workshops and college fairs, during your session. See activities.

Final exam/project due:Monday August 01, 8:30 AM - 11 AM / Milstein Hall 101 (see Final exams)
Time / room:M-F 9 AM - 12 PM / Milstein Hall 101
Mode of instruction:In person
Credit:3
Grade:Graded only
Instructor:Jefferson, M. (mnj23)
Max. enroll:75
Restrictions:Intended for high school, Non-Architecture major undergrads and some incoming M.ARCH students.
Eligibility:

Juniors & Seniors

See Eligibility for Summer/Winter Courses

To enroll:

The application deadline for this program has passed. No further applications for this course will be accepted.

New York State students: Learn how to make arrangements to take your Regents Exams at Cornell if necessary.

See Dates & Deadlines.

This course is open to all registrants, including undergraduates and precollege students.