Architecture-Design-and-Built-Environment - Course - CONSERVATION OF HISTORIC BUILDINGS

  • Course Code: ARCH562
  • Credits: 2
  • Hours Distribution: 2Lec
  • Course Type: Program Elective Course (PEC)

Course Description

Introduction to historic conservation. Cultural considerations. Values and ethics of conservation. Procedures, surveys and documentation. Degrees of intervention. Causes of decay: natural and man-made. Structural behavior in elements of historic buildings. Techniques and practices. Examples and approaches.