11.308 Ecological Urbanism Seminar


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Examines the urban environment as a natural phenomenon, human habitat, medium of expression, and forum for action. Subject has two related, major themes: how ideas of nature influence the way cities are perceived, designed, built, and managed; and how natural processes and urban form interact and the consequences of these for human health safety and welfare. Enrollment limited.

This class has no prerequisites.

11.308 will be offered this semester (Fall 2017). It is instructed by A. Spirn.

Lecture occurs 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM on Mondays in 10-401.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the Advanced Seminar: Urban Nature and City Design site or on the 11.308 Stellar site.

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