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Analysis of Historic Structures

4.444 ⎯ Undergraduate Subject (BSA restricted elective)
4.445 ⎯ Graduate Subject

Technical and historical study of structures in architecture and engineering. Focuses on the design and assessment of historic structures in masonry, timber, concrete, and metal. Course is driven by student research proposals. Previous student projects have researched Gothic flying buttresses, wooden covered bridges, Roman aqueducts, and iron train stations.