ARCH 520 Montreal: Urban Morphology (3 credits)

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Offered by: Architecture (Faculty of Engineering)


Architecture : Historical, geographical, demographical, and regional evolution of the metropolis of Montreal. Topics include: important quartiers, the Montreal urban grid, industrialization, reform movements, geographical diversity, urban culture, local building techniques and materials. Basic concepts of urban morphology and their relationships to the contemporary urban context will be explored.

Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2014-2015 academic year.

Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2014-2015 academic year.

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  • Prerequisite: ARCH 251

  • Given alternate years, alternating with ARCH 521