Taubman College

Course List

Term Winter 2012
Class ARCH 509
Class Title Modern Matters - Conservation of the Recent Past
Description Michigan hosts significant examples of modern architecture including work by Eliel & Eero Saarinen, Ludwig Mies van de Rohe, Marcel Bruer,
Minoru Yamasaki and others. This course will closely examine one example of modern architecture over the course of the semester through
classroom lectures, archival research, on site digital recording, data interpretation, and completion of a conservation document.
Students will gain valuable skills through research of primary and secondary sources from archival resources, as well as training in the operation
of photogrammetry and rectified photography recording methods. This course is intended to provide students with fundamental tools for the
responsible conservation of modern architectural heritage.
Prereq none entered yet
Crosslist none
Required No
Elective Yes
Selective No
Meets Thursdays 9:00am-12:00pm 1227 A&AB
Credits 3
Faculty Gregory J. Saldaña
Syllabus Arch509_Saldana_Winter12.pdf