Course Text Books

Course & Text Book
ARCH101 Basic Design Communication
Text Book : Ching, Francis D.K. Architectural Graphics, John Wiley & Sons, New York.
Additional Literature : Neufert
ARCH102 History of Architecture I
Text Book : A History of Architecture, Spiro Kostof, Oxford University Press, 1995.
Additional Literature : Additional literature will be provided as and when needed throughout the course
ARCH106 Introduction to Building Technology
Text Book : Ching, F. D.K., Building Construction Illustrated, Wiley, 2008 Salvadori, M.G., Heller, R., Oakley, D., Structure in architecture. The building of buildings, Pearson, 2017 (open source)
Additional Literature : Malec, T., A Simple Introduction to Architecture, IUS, 2019
ARCH108 Introduction to Architectural Design II
Text Book : Towards a New Architecture, Le Corbusier, Dover Publications, New York, 1986 (; Neufert Architects' Data, Ernst Neufert & Peter Neufert, Wiley-Blackwell, 2012; Bauhaus, Jeannine Fiedler, h.f.ullmann publishing, 2013; Catedra Rois Introducción a la Arquitectura Anuario 2011 , Juan Manuel Rois, Universidad Nacional de Rosario, Facultad de Arquitectura Planeamineto y Diseno, 2011 (
Additional Literature : The New Architecture and the Bauhaus (1935/1965), Walter Gropius, P. Morton Shand, MIT Press, 1965 (
ARCH109 Basic Design Communication II
Text Book : Zell, Mo Architectural Drawing Course, Barron's, 2008
Additional Literature : Neufert
ARCH204 Structural Design I
Text Book : Onouye, B. & Kane, K. (2014). Statics and Strength of Materials for Architecture and Building Construction . Pearson Jahic, E. (2014). Lecture notes on Structural Design I. (Unpublished)
ARCH216 Introduction to CAD
Text Book : ARCH 216 Introduction to CAD Tutorial Handbook, Collected tutorials for AutoCAD and Skectchup, IUS_FENS, Architecture Program, 2017
Additional Literature : Additional literature will be provided as and when required
ARCH217 History of Architecture II
Text Book : Selected chapters from: Hillenbrand, Islamic Art and Architecture; Blair & Bloom, The Art and Architecture of Islam 1250-1800; De Angelis, Architecture in Islamic Painting; M.S. Kostof, A History of Architecture; G. Goodwin, A History of Ottoman Architecture; D. Watkin, A History of Western Architecture.
Additional Literature : Class handouts and research assignments
ARCH302 Urban Design and Planning
Text Book : llewelyn – Davies. Urban design compendium. The housing corporation, 2000; Urban Street Design Guide. New York: National Association of City Transportation Officials, October 2012; Urban design: Street and square. Third Edition Cliff Moughtin, 2003; - Donald Watson, Alan Plattus, Rober Shibley. TIME-SAVER STANDARDS for URBAN DESIGN, 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.: P Zucker – The Square in space and time; Urban Morphology/ Urban Form ALAIN J. F. CHIARADIA The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong; The epistemology of urban morphology. Brenda Case Scheer, College of Architecture and Planning, School of Architecture, University of Utah, US, 2015; Urban Renewal: KL Eco city; M. Mastropietro. Restoration and beyond (Oltre il restauro).Milano, 1996. - Case study: Reconstruction - Fort Vauban, Nimes, France; From urban renewal to urban regeneration: Classification criteria for urban interventions. Turin 1995–2015: evolution of planning tools and approaches; Kevin Lynch. The Image of the City. Massachusetts Institute for Technology, MIT press, 1959; Srecko Pegan. Approach to urbanistic planning. University of Zagreb, 1996.; Frederick Steiner Kent Butler. Planning and Urban design standards. Austin: University of Texas at Austin. American planning association, John Wiley & Sons, Inc, 2007; Law related to the Urbanistic planning of Canton Sarajevo; Eric Paul Mumford. “The CIAM Discourse on Urbanism 1928 1960”. 2002; Brian Chapman. Baron Haussmann and the Planning of Paris. The town planning review. Vol. 24, No. 3 (1953), Liverpool University Press; Wienna: Gertrud Haidvogl, Verena Winiwarter, Gert Dressel, Sylvia Gierlinger, Friedrich Hauer, Severin Hohensinner, Gudrun Pollack, Christina Spitzbart-Glasl, and Erich Raith. Urban Waters and the Development of Vienna between 1683 and 1910.
Additional Literature : V. Milinovic. Urban Design I, 1st, 2nd part. Basis and technic of urbanism / Spatial structure and Elements of urbanistic shaping of cities. Sarajevo, 1997/98; Daniel Pinson. Urban Planning : An ‘Undisciplined’ Discipline ?. Futures, Elsevier, 2004.; Origins and Development of Urbanism: Archaeological Perspectives Author(s): George L. Cowgill, Source: Annual Review of Anthropology, Vol. 33 (2004), Annual reviews; Karsten Ley. The Urban Matrix. Towards a Theory on the Parameters of Urban form and their Interrelation. Aachen, 2009.;
ARCH304 Architectural Design Studio IV
Text Book : Neufert, Ernst, Neufert, Peter, "Neufert Architects' Data", Wiley-Blackwell; 4 edition, 2012. Hachner, Rainer,Jeska, Simone, Klauck, Birgit, Office Building, Birkhauser, 2002;
Additional Literature : -
ARCH312 Building Construction
Text Book : Ching, F.D.K. (2008). Building Construction Illustrated , Wiley
ARCH354 New Design in Old Settings
Text Book : Dunham-Jones, E., Williamson, J., Retrofitting Suburbia: Urban Design Solutions for Redesigning Suburbs, John Wiley & Sons, New Jersey, 2009, Zoranić, Adnan. 2013. “Kontekstualizacija modernističke kuće na Mediteranu”. PhD Diss., Univerzitet u Sarajevu, Monument, A., Infill-New houses for urban sites, Laurence King Publishing, UK, 2009, Thiebaut, P., Old Building Looking for New Use, Edition Axel Menges, London, 2007, Brolin, B., Architecture in context, Van Nostrand Reinhold Comp, 1980.
Additional Literature : -
ARCH372 Compositions in Architecture
Text Book : Malec, T., A Simple Introduction to Architecture, IUS, 2019
Additional Literature : Krier, R., Architectural Composition, Edition Axel Menges, 2010
ARCH401 Architectural Heritage Conservation
Text Book : Jukka Jokilehto. A History of Architectural Conservation. Oxford: Butterworth Heinemann, 1999. Guglielmo De Angelis D'Ossat. Guide to the Methodical Study of Monuments and Causes of Their Deterioration. Rome: ICCROM, Faculty of architecture University of Rome, 1972. M. Mastropiero. Restoration and Beyond. – Architecture from conservation to conversion. Projects and works by Andrea Bruno (1960. - 1995.). Milan: Libra immagine, 1996. Commission to Preserve National Monuments of BH: Principles and Guidelines for the preservation of National Monuments, 2018.; - UNESCO Operational Guidelines for the Implementation of the World Heritage Convention, WHC.19/01, 10 July 2019; Aylin Orba. Architectural Conservation Principles and Practice. Blackwell Science Ltd, 2008.; Guglielmo De Angelis D'Ossat. Guide to the Methodical Study of Monuments and Causes of Their Deterioration. Rome : Faculty of Architecture, University of Rome. ICCROM – International Centre for the Study of preservation and the restoration of Cultural property, 1972 – I edition, 1982.; The context of the Venice Charter (1964) JUKKA JOKILEHTO. CONSERVATION AND MANAGEMENT OF ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITES (998) volume 2; Christian Campanella. Survey of the buildings (Il rilievo dei edifici). Palermo: Dario Flaccovio editore. 2017. (English version - from lecture presentation); Wareham Historical Society Historic Building Survey. Durland – Von Vooris, October, 2013; Peter Marsden and Andrew Muir. A step-by-step Survey Guide for Historic Buildings. Buckinghamshire Archaeological Society Historic Buildings Group, 2011. (Recording Historic Buildings ; Drawing Historic Buildings ; Building report); Aylin Orba. Architectural Conservation Principles and Practice. Blackwell Science Ltd, 2008.;
Additional Literature : Giovanni Carbonara. Approach to restoration (Avvicinamento al restauro), Naples: Liguori editore, 1997., 2002.; V. Sanković Simčić. Revitalisation of the architectural heritage (Revitalizacija graditeljske baštine). Sarajevo:NNP Nasa rijec doo, 2000. Optional: Bernard M. Feilden. Conservation of Historic buildings. Amsterdam: Architectural press, 2003. Charters: 1931. The Athens Charter for the Restoration of Historic Monuments. Adopted at the First International Congress of Architects and Technicians of Historic Monuments, Athens, 1931. 1964. The Venice Charter - INTERNATIONAL CHARTER FOR THE CONSERVATION AND RESTORATION OF MONUMENTS AND SITES, 1975. The Declaration of Amsterdam. CONGRESS ON THE EUROPEAN ARCHITECTURAL HERITAGE, 1975. 1994. The Nara Document on Authenticity
ARCH402 Contemporary Architectural Theory
Text Book : Kate Nesbitt (ed), Theorizing a New Agenda for Architecture, An Anthology of Architectural Theory 1965-1995 , Priceton Architectural Press, 1997
Additional Literature : Additional literature will be provided throughout the course as required
ARCH405 Architectural Design Studio V
Text Book : Neufert Architects' Data, Ernst Neufert & Peter Neufert, Wiley‐Blackwell, 2012; American Film Studios: An Historical Encyclopedia (McFarland Classics). Publisher: McFarland & Company, 2001.; The Architecture of Cinematic Spaces by Interiors.  Mehruss Jon Ahi and Armen Karaoghlanian, 2020; Transmedia Art Exhibitions, from Bauhaus to Your House, Julia Fryett, Creative Commons Attribution, 2012;
Additional Literature : Uncertain Spaces, ed. Helena Barranha & Susana S. Martins, Instituto de História da Arte, Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas – Universidade Nova de Lisboa, in cooperation with Associação do Instituto Superior Técnico para a Investigação e Desenvolvimento – Universidade de Lisboa, and Gulbenkian Next Future Programme – Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation, 2015 (
ARCH502 Understanding Design Behavior
Text Book : Neufert, Ernst, Neufert, Peter, "Neufert Architects' Data", Wiley-Blackwell; 4 edition, 2012. Nesbitt, Kate, „Theorizing a new agenda for architecture: an anthology of architectural theory 1965-1995“, Princeton Architectural Press, New York, 1996 Clark, H. and Brody, D., Design Studies: A Reader, Berg Publishers, 2009. Hearn, Fil, „Ideas That Shaped Buildings“, The MIT Press Cambridge, Massachusetts, London, 2003. Laaksonen, E., Simons, T. and Vartola, A., Research and Practice in Architecture, Rakennustieto Publishing, 2008. Project Management in Construction, Sidney M. Levi, Me Grow Hill Professional;2006;
Additional Literature : -
ARCH507 Architectural Design Studio VII
Text Book : Pickard, Q. (ed.), The Architect's Handbook, Blackwell Science, 2002.
Additional Literature : Neufert, E., Neufert, P., Baiche, B., & Walliman, N. (2000). Architects' data. Oxford: Blackwell Science.
ARCH511 Advanced Urban Planning
Text Book : The Urban Design Reader, Roulledge, 2006
Additional Literature : Additional literature will be provided throughout the course
ARCH551 Digital Design Studio
Text Book : Essential Mathematics for Computational Design 2nd From; Getting Started with Processing by Casey Reas and Ben Fry, June 2010, O'Reilly Media; Processing: A Programming Handbook for Visual Designers and Artists by Casey Reas and Ben Fry August 2007, MIT Press.
Additional Literature : The Grasshopper Primer - Second Edition
BIO301 Molecular Biology
Text Book : Molecular Biology of the Cell, 6th Edition, by Bruce Alberts, Alexander Johnson, Julian Lewis, David Morgan, Martin Raff, Keith Roberts, and Peter Walter.
Additional Literature : Will be given during the course lectures.
BIO303 Genetics II
Text Book : Textbooks: Introduction to Genetic Analysis (9th Ed.) Griffiths, Wessler, Lewontin, Carroll, ISBN:978-0-7167-6887-6.
Additional Literature : Genetics, From Genes to Genomes (6th Ed.) Hartwell-Goldberg-Fischer-Hood, ISBN 978–1–259–70090–3 // Concepts of Genetics (10th Ed.) Klug, Cummings, Pearson, ISBN: 978-0321724120. // Genetic Analysis and Principles (3rd Ed.) Robert J. Brooker, ISBN: 978-0072992786
BIO310 Bioinformatics
Text Book : Understanding bioinformatics, Zvelebil and O. Baum - Garland Science. 2007.
Additional Literature : NA
BIO402 Molecular Evolution 
Text Book : An Introduction to Molecular Evolution and Phylogenetics 2nd Edition, Lindell Bromham, ISBN-13: 978-0198736363
Additional Literature : Fundamentals of Molecular Evolution 2nd Edition, Dan Graur and Wen-Hsiung Li Bioinformatics for beginners genes, genomes, molecular evolution, databases and analytical tools, Supratim Choudhuri
BIO415 Genetic Engineering
Text Book : An Introduction to Genetic Engineering 3r ed. Desmond S. T. Nicholl, Cambridge
Additional Literature : Techniques in Genetic Engineering 1st ed. Işıl Aksan Kurnaz, CRC Press
BIO420 Biophysics
Text Book : Biophysics - N. Gautham, V. Pattabhi (Kluwer, 2002) ISBN: 1-4020-0218-1
Additional Literature : Introductory Biophysics. P. Narayanan (1999). New Age Publishing Co., Mumbai, India. Biochemistry.D.Voet and G.J. Voet (1990). John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York, USA.Biophysical Chemistry, Vol. I, II and III. C.R. Cantor and P. Schimmel (1985). W.H. Freeman andCompany, New York, USA. Biophysics. W. Hoppe, W. Lohman, H. Markl and H Ziegler (eds) (1983). Springer Verlag, New York,USA. Physical Biochemistry. D. Freifelder (1982). W.H. Freeman and Company, New York, USA.Aspects of Biophysics. W. Hughes (1979) John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, USA.Biophysical Science. E. Ackerman, L.B.M. Ellis and L.E. Williams (1979). Prentice-Hall Inc., NewJersey, USA.An Introduction to Biophysics. C. Sybesma (1977). Academic Press, New York, USA.Molecular Biophysics. M.V. Volkenstein (1977). Academic Press, New York, USA.OrganicSpectroscopy: Principles and Applications. Jag Mohan (2000). Narosa Publishing House,New Delhi, India.
BIO502 Recent Advances in Biosciences
Text Book : Scientific publications
Additional Literature : Scientific publications
BIO515 Bio-Imaging Systems
Text Book : Fundamentals of light microscopy and electronic imaging, Douglas B. Murphy - Wiley. 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1
Additional Literature : NA
BIO518 Special Topics in Life Sciences 1
Text Book : Original scientific articles, Review articles,: Project proposals, TBD
Additional Literature : Recent journal articles correlated to the assigned topics.
BOS111 Spoken Bosnian I
Text Book : Prof. Dr. Mirzana Pašić Kodrić & Elna Kurtović-Šabotić: "Reader for Spoken Bosnian I" (Available in IUS Copy Store & Online in Microsoft 365 - Teams)
Additional Literature : 1. Elias-Bursac, Ellen, Alexander, Ronelle: "Bosnian,"Croatian, Serbian, a Textbook: With Exercises and Basic Grammar", University of Wisconsin Press, 2010 2. Elias-Bursac, Ellen, Alexander, Ronelle: "Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian Audio Supplement: To Accompany Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian, a Textbook", University of Wisconsin Press, 2006 3. Mayhew, Anila, Alexander, Ronelle: "Eastern Europe Phrasebook & Dictionary" (Paperback), Lonely Planet Global Limited, Ireland, 2019.