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Schedule   Fall 2012, Wednesday, 2:00 to 4:50 PM — Arch 206 —  version — 19 November 2012

Week

Subjects

Fall 2012

01

• Introduction — agenda, assignments (related professions) and reading
• Preview — Heritage Stewardship, reading, chart
• Preview — Bristol Conservation Issues, assignment

August 29

02

• Discuss — Bristol Conservation Issues, assignment
• Lecture — Heritage Stewardship, references in lecture (to peruse)
• Preview — Additional reading resources for conservation

Sept 5

  • RWU HP conference (in Providence): Preservation Education: Sharing best practices and finding common ground, Jeremy Wells, Assistant Professor, organizing committee chair. Preliminary program (email Jeremy if you wish to attend)

Sept 8+9
Sat + Sun

03

• DiscussBristol Conservation Issues, assignment
• Preview — Architectural Conservation Assessment (in context), reading, assignment

Sept 12
04 • Site visit — tbd (Bristol area)
• Architectural style and its conservation, reading and assignment

• Assignment preview — Conservation Bibliography discussion, assignment
• Due — Bristol Conservation Issues, assignment (Sept 21 for 'intro' copy, Sept 23 for your material/system via email)
Sept 19
05

• MasterFormat® Numbers & Titles, April 2012; Construction Specifications Institute
• Sweets, The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

• Discuss — Bristol Field Assignment, assignment, review notes, student work on Bristol Assignment
•  Architectural styles and conservation, reading and assignment, source books,
• Preview —decorative treatments (peruse), finishes analysis,

Sept 26
SAAHP public events lecture, 6:00 PMThe Future of the Past: Negotiating between continuity and contrast. Steven Semes, Associate Professor, School of Architecture, University of Notre Dame.
06

Decorative treatments (peruse), finishes analysis,
Guest lecturer: John B. Vaughn, Architectural Conservation Services, Bristol, RI

Oct 3
Philip: PTN/APT conference

07

Preview — CAP Assessments, Heritage Preservation
Preview  — Survey and Inventory of Cultural Resources, Documentation
Preview — Secretary of Interior's Standards, NPS
Discuss — Bibliography Subject — assignment, list possibilities as subjects, indicate topic...here
Due, discuss— Architectural styles and conservation — assignment

Oct 10
08

Discuss — Secretary of Interior's Standards
Due — Bibliography Subject — assignment
(via email)
Preview — Moisture

Preview — Roofing

Oct 17
09

Discuss — Moisture, reading

Oct 24
10 Discuss — Roofing, reading
Oct 31
11

Preview — Wood
Preview— Windows
PreviewMasonry, Cleaning and Repointing

Nov 7
12

Discuss — Wood
Discuss —Windows
Discuss —Masonry, Cleaning and Repointing

Nov 14
13

No class — Thanksgiving

Nov 21
14 Systems approach
Site visit — Linden Place, 500 Hope Street, Bristol, RI
Lecturer — Eric Gradoia, adjunct faculty RWU HP Program and Architectural Historian, Mesick • Cohen • Wilson • Baker • Architects, LLP

Read — Ching, Francis DK. Building Construction Illustrated, Wiley. selection provided
; Thallon, Rob. Graphic Guide to Frame Construction, Taunton Press provided

Nov 28

15

Architectural Conservation Assessment presentations Dec 5

16

Reading day

Dec 15

  Finals begin Dec 16