On October 18, 2018 USEA "Lyuben Karavelov" is celebrating 80 years since its establishment.
Faculty: Department of Urban planning Theory and History of Architecture
Contact hours: 30h, 30h lectures, 0h seminars
Self-study hours: 30h, 30h practical training
Assessment: written examination
Year, semester, weekly workload: Year 2, semester 3, lectures 2.0h,
ECTS - 2
Main topics: The course aims to provide essential knowledge of the origin of architectural forms in prehistoric times, the development of architecture in early civilisations (Mesopotamia, Egypt, Crete, Mycenae) and its evolution in Antiquity (Ancient Greece and Rome). The lectures encompass cult, public and residential architecture, town planning, building materials. Special attention is paid to typology, social orders, and to architectural composition.The comparative analysis method is applied.