11.436 Housing Studio: Neighborhood Sustainability Plan


Class Info

Explores ways to improve housing quality and affordability, increase energy savings, and promote transportation access as part of a neighborhood sustainability plan. Students work with a local client to define the terms of local sustainability for a specific Boston neighborhood, then design an appropriate framework for action for the target site focusing on existing and future housing needs, community services, transit connections, and energy policy.

This class has 11.401, 11.301, and 11.601 as prerequisites.

11.436 will not be offered this semester. It will be available in the Spring semester.

This class counts for a total of 15 credits.

In the Spring 2012 Subject Evaluations, 11.436 was rated 4.5 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the Housing Studio: GreenHouse Residential Neighborhood Plan site or on the 11.436 Stellar site.

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