11.423 Lawrence Practicum


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Project-based practicum in the former mill city of Lawrence, Massachusetts, building on the work of a multi-year university/community partnership. Topics vary year-to-year; students work as a team with public and nonprofit partners to develop planning proposals for community development and neighborhood revitalization. Emphasizes the use of data and information technology, participatory planning strategies for neighborhood change, reflective practice, and the challenges of working in low-income immigrant communities. Students present project results at end of term, typically in the form or a written report.

This class has no prerequisites.

11.423 will not be offered this semester. It will be instructed by E. Glenn.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This is a graduate-level class.

You can find more information on MIT OpenCourseWare at the Information and Communication Technologies in Community Development site.

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