Beautiful Towns of Europe

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Beautiful Towns of Europe

<p>This visual overview of the beautiful cities and towns of Amsterdam, Ghent, Bruges, Poitiers, La Rochelle, St Martin on the Ile de Ré, Bordeaux, St-Émilion, Annecy and Lausanne will juxtapose

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This visual overview of the beautiful cities and towns of Amsterdam, Ghent, Bruges, Poitiers, La Rochelle, St Martin on the Ile de Ré, Bordeaux, St-Émilion, Annecy and Lausanne will juxtapose historic photos, etchings, and paintings with modern photos, to give an idea of the change and continuity typical of each centre. There will also be a discussion of the architecture of each centre and of the art of photography itself.


PLANNED LEARNING OUTCOMES
By the end of this course, students should be able to:

  1. Appreciate the distinctive and varied qualities of each city included in the overview.
  2. Evaluate the influence of the geographical setting on the development of each city.
  3. Discuss the major architectural and artistic heritage of each city and how it has been preserved or captured in photographs.
  4. Develop a clearer idea of the importance of historic photography in an appreciation of each town/city.