History of Architecture-2 Syllabus

AIMS

• To be able to acquire knowledge of the history of architecture
• To be able to develop knowledge of Gothic and renaissance architecture in Europe
• To be able to develop the knowledge of beginning of Islamic architecture in India and Islamic architecture during Mughal period.
• To be able to understand the development of Islamic architecture in Bengal.
• To be able to understand the development of Islamic architecture in Dhaka.
SHORT DESCRIPTION

Gothic architecture in France; Renaissance architecture in Europe, Ind-Islamic architecture; Development of imperial style; Development of Islamic architecture during Mughal period; Islamic architecture in Bengal; Islamic architecture in Dhaka; Hindu architecture in East Bengal; Modern architecture in Dhaka; Ancient architecture in Bengal; Islamic architecture in ancient period; Masjid architecture; Islamic architecture in Europe.

DETAIL DESCRIPTION
Theory:

1 Understand the development of Gothic architecture in France.
1.1. Describe the historical influences of the Gothic style in France.
1.2. Identify the architectural characteristics of Gothic style in France.
1.3. Distinguish between cathedral & churches.
1.4. Describe the architectural character of Notre-dame cathedral in Paris.

2 Understand the architectural development of renaissance in Italy.
2.1 Describe the historical influence on the renaissance architecture in Italy.
2.2 Identify the architectural features of St. Peter in Rome.
2.3 Identify the architectural features of S. Paul Cathedral in London.
2.4 Describe the architectural character of Milan cathedral in Italy.
2.5 Describe the architectural character of Florence cathedral in Italy.

3 Understand the development of imperial style.
3.1. Identify different phases of the imperial style.
3.2. Describe the early development of Qutub complex.
3.3. Describe the architectural character of Qutub Minar.
3.4. Identify the change of Qutub complex under the Khilji dynasty.
4.4. Describe the architectural features of Alai-Darwaja.

4 Understand the development of the Islamic architecture during the Mughul period.
4.1. Describe the historical influence in the development of Mughul style.
4.2. Describe the development in the planning of Fathepur Sikri.
4.3. Explain the architectural feature of the Buland Darwaja.
4.4. Explain the architectural development in the planning of Red fort.
4.5. Explain the architectural development in the planning of Agra fort.
4.6. Identify the architectural feature of the Delhi-Jame Masjid.

5 Understand the development of the Tomb architecture during the Mughal period.
5.1 Describe the historical influence in the development of Tomb architecture.
5.2 Describe the architectural feature of Humayan’s tomb.
5.3 Explain the architectural feature of the Salim Chisti’s tomb.
5.4 Describe the architectural features of the Tajmahal.

6 Understand the development of the Indo-Islamic architecture.
6.1 Describe the historical influence on the Indo-Islamic architectural style.
6.2 Identify the architectural feature of the Bagha Masjid at Rajshahi.
6.3 Visit & Describe the architectural feature of the Tara Masjid at Dhaka.
6.4 Describe the architectural feature of the Atia Masjid at Tangail.

7 Understand the development of Islamic architecture in Bengal.
7.1 Describe the historical influence on the Islamic architectural style of Bengal.
7.2 Visit & Explain the architectural features of the Sat Gambuj Masjid, Khulna.
7.3 Visit & Explain the architectural features of the Atia Masjid, Tangail.
7.4 Visit & Explain the architectural features of the Chota-sona mosque at Chapai Nawabgong.
7.5 Visit & Explain the architectural features of the Kadam Rasul at Nabigonj Narayangonj.

8 Understand the Islamic architecture in Dhaka.
8.1 Visit & Describe the historical development of the Lal-bag fort.
8.2 Visit & Describe the historical development of the Hosheney-dalan.
8.3 Visit & Explain the architectural features of the Ahsan Monjil.
8.4 Visit & Explain the architectural features of the Karjan Hall.

9 Understand the Hindu architecture in East Bengal.
9.1 Visit & Describe the historical development of Kantojir mondir at Dinajpur.
9.2 Visit & Describe the historical development of Sotoro- Ratno Mondir at Comilla.
9.3 Visit & Describe the historical development of Dhakeyshorey Mondir at Dhaka.
9.4 Visit & Describe the historical development of the Joykali Mondir at Dhaka.
10. Understand the development of ancient architecture in Bengal.
10.1. Visit & Describe the historical influences of Sonargaon at Narayangonj.
10.2. Visit & Describe the historical influences of Maynamoti at Comilla.
10.3. Visit & Describe the historical influences of Paharpur at Naogaon.
10.4. Visit & Describe the architectural character of Uttara Gano Bhoban at Nator
10.5. Visit & Describe the historical influences of Mohastan Gor at Bogra.
11 Understand the development of Islamic architecture & Masjid architecture in Middle East.
11.1 Describe the introduction of Muslim architecture in pre- stage.
11.2 Explain the architectural characteristics of Muslim architecture.
11.3 Explain the historical development of masjid architecture.
11.4 Explain the typical part of a masjid.
11.5 Describe the historical iinfluences & construction technique of Musjidun-Nabobi at Modina.
11.6 Describe the historical development of Cordova Jame-Masjid at Spain.

REFERENCE BOOKS

1. History Of Architecture
– by Fletcher.
2. Indian Architecture( Islamic Period)
– by Percy brown
3. Contemporary Architecture Bangladesh.
– by institute of architects Bangladesh