11.301 Introduction to Urban Design and Development


Class Info

Examines both the structure of cities and ways they can be changed. Includes historical forces that have produced cities, models of urban analysis, contemporary theories of urban design, implementation strategies. Core lectures supplemented by discussion sessions focusing on student work and field trips. Guest speakers present cases involving current projects illustrating the scope and methods of urban design practice.

This class has no prerequisites.

11.301 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by D. Frenchman.

Lecture occurs 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in 9-354.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

You can find more information at the 11.301 Class Site site or on the 11.301 Stellar site.

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