HISTORY OF ARCHITECTURE(INDIAN) (3325004)  

Syllabus

Sr. Topics Teaching Hours Module Weightage
1
Ancient Indian Architecture
1.1 History & history of architecture
- Difference
- Importance
- Periods
- Factor Affecting Architecture
1.2 Indus Valley Civilization: Planning, construction systems and materials. e.g. Harappa and Mohen-jo-Daro
1.3 Vedic Village: Planning, Characteristics Forms & Construction of Hut, Railing & Gate
2
Architecture of Buddhist Period
2.1 Background of Buddhist Architecture
2.2 Stambha : Its character study of Ashoka Pillar,
2.3 Stupa : Architectural Character of Sanchi Stupa
2.4 Chaitya: Architectura Character of Karle Chaitya Hall
2.5 Vihara: Development of Vihara at Ajanta Caves
3
Rock Cut Architecture
3.1 Kailash Temple at Ellora
3.2 Rathas of Mahabalipuram
4
Temple Architecture
4.1 Typical temple : Architectural characteristics and planning
4.2 Aihole & Badami TempleDurga and Ladkhan temple
4.3 Lingraj Temple - Bhubaneswar
4.4 Sun Temple Konark & Modhera
4.5 Kandaria Mahadev Temple
5
Islamic Architecture
5.1 Islamic period : Architectural Characteristics
5.2 Typical Mosque : Architectural characteristics and planning
5.3 Comparison of Mosque with temple
5.4 Mosques : Jama Masjid Ahmedabad & Delhi
5.5 Tombs :Taj Mahal, Gol Gumbaz
5.6 Qutub Minar
5.7 Fatehpur Sikri: Planning of Fatehpur Sikri, Salim Chistie’s Tomb, Buland Darwaja, Diwan –e – Aam, Diwan –e - Khas