MIT11 337 - Urban Design Ideals and Action

Description
Examines the relationship between urban design ideals, urban design action, and the built environment through readings, discussions, presentations, and papers. Analyzes the diverse design ideals that influence cities and settlements, and investigates how urban designers use them to shape urban form. Provides a critical understanding of the diverse formal methods used to intervene creatively in both developed and developing contexts, especially pluralistic and informal built environments. Course site: NOURL
Credits
9
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Recent Semesters
Spring 2020, Spring 2019
Avg. Class Size
999
Avg. Sections
1