Beauty of Ancient Chinese Architecture
中國建築之美
2020-21 Sem B
3 - Science and Technology
CENG
ACE
3
English
English
PILO 1
PILO 2
PILO 3
PILO 4
PILO 6
PILO 10
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B1

Course contents by using key words:

1.1 Scientific and Cultural analysis of structures

  • Traditional materials
  • Heating and ventilation systems
  • Drainage systems
  • Acoustic measures
  • Lighting designs
  • Fire safety concerns

1.2 Geographical context 

  • Beijing--Siheyuan, Hutong and Courtyard
  • FuJian--Tulou
  • Anhui--Residence
  • Shanxi--Cave Dwellings
  • Shanxi--Doors
  • SiChuan--Residence
  • Hunan--Stilted building
  • Hakka--Group House

1.3   Political impacts

  • Architecture and Hierarchy
  • Architecture and Numbers
  • Architecture and Fengshui
  • Voice of Architecture
  • Architecture and Colors

Activities:

  • In-class debates
  • On-site learning
  • Intra and inter group learning
  • Individual learning

 

CRN Section Term Type Capacity Day Time Building Room Instructor
1692416924C012020-21 Sem BLecture177Tue15:00-17:50YEUNGLT-17
  • Prof. TSOU Jin Yeu
Last Updated Time: 23-Oct-2020 09:58