Architecture Degree Programme at “Ion Mincu” University of Architecture and Urban Planning

The Faculty of Architecture / Architecture (English taught)
3rd Year, sem 1, 2023-2024

IT-11E | Modern and Contemporary Architectural Theories (1)

Compulsory Course | Hours/Week: 2C | ECTS Credits: 3

Exam June 26, 2023

All the English section will come at 10,30 (Hall B).

Please come at the indicated hour.


Bibliografie examen.pdf
2 (37 MB)
Fisa evaluare acp.pdf


Course Leader:
conf. Celia Ghyka
Teaching Staff:
asist. Ilinca Paun Constantinescu (sectia engleza)
Teaching language:



Adrien Forty, On Words and Buildings. A Vocabulary of Modern Architecture
Harry Francis Mallgrave & David Goodman, An Introduction to Architectural Theory: 1968 to the Present, 2011
Kate Nesbitt, Theorizing a New Agenda for Architecture, Princeton Architectural Press,1996
Jean-Louis Cohen, L'Architecture au futur depuis 1889, Phaidon.
Kenneth Frampton, "Towards a Critical Regionalism: Six Points for an Architecture of Resistance". In Hal Foster, The Anti-Aesthetic. Essays on PostModern Culture, 1983
Colin Rowe & Fred Koetter, Collage City, MIT Press, 1978
Aldo Rossi, The Architecture of the City, MIT Press, 1982