Architecture-Design-and-Built-Environment - Course - INTRODUCTION TO ISLAMIC ARTS

  • Course Code: INTD224
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: 3 LEC
  • Course Type: Program Elective Course (PEC)

Course Description

In this course, students are introduced to the different eras of Islamic arts. Emphasis is on the decorative patterns and motifs that distinguish the prominent Islamic periods, including the construction and applications of Islamic calligraphy, geometry and floral designs in interiors. Modern manifestations of this style in today’s Islamic world are also reviewed.