What you will learn

  • Understand number in a symbolic rather than mathematical sense and how this connects aesthetics to aspects of ancient philosophy.
  • Understand the use of rational ratios composed of whole numbers, and transcendental ratios such as the Golden Section which are not composed of whole numbers, in architectural composition.
  • Use geometric, arithmetic and harmonic methods of application of proportion for architectural composition.
  • Use proportional methods for analysis of historical design examples.


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