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ARCH 3522 History of New York City Architecture


Course Info


Instructor: Andrea Johnson
E.mail: prof.ajjohnson@gmail.com
Schedule: T 6:00 - 8:30
Bldg / Room: V / 0320 [CUNY]


Course Description


New York City from village to preeminent commercial and cultural hub of the nation. Historical analysis of the city’s infrastructure, real estate development, municipal planning and building. Development and theories of a megalopolis. Dynamic socio-economic determinants emerging as a result of improvements and growth in technology, transportation, infrastructure, real estate, commerce, housing and recreation.