CAH2507 - Historical Buildings and Preservation

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Chinese and History
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Course Offering Term*:
Semester B 2021/22
Semester B 2022/23 (Tentative)

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course is an introduction to historical buildings and the protection of those valuable buildings physically. It is a study of tangible heritage in architectural perspectives, aiming to guide students to understand styles and features of historical buildings in various culture and different periods, and the principle, procedure, method and technology of building preservation. Such knowledge will enable students to discuss and relate existing built heritage to preservation practice.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 100%
Detailed Course Information


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