History of architecture

It is a special discipline of science that deals with describing, both in terms of aesthetic and technical development of architecture throughout the history of mankind. The concept of architecture includes both art sculpture and construction.

modern architecture

Architecture has been developing on an equal footing with technological progress when it comes to building industry. It continues till today and will evolve in subsequent years. History of architecture covers many aspects of this very broad issue. Within the concept of history of architecture all the factors associated with architecture are included. One of them is the development of technology. Next issue that should be mentioned is the impact on its development. A crucial role played also economic, sociological, political, and religious components.

To obtain architectural historian specialization it is required to graduate certain higher education. Most often it is a science in the field of architecture or history of art. During such courses students are provided with cross-sectional knowledge of architectural activity in different social groups and historical periods.