4.227 Landscapes of Energy


Class Info

Spatializes large technological systems of energy, analyzes existing and speculative energy visions, and imagines energy futures in relation to concerns of ecology, politics, and aesthetics. Identifies different scales of thinking about the territory of energy from that of environmental systems, to cities, regions, and global landscapes. Readings and students' research projects draw on critical geography, history of technology, environmental history to synthesize energy attributes within the design disciplines.

This class has no prerequisites.

4.227 will be offered this semester (Spring 2019). It is instructed by R. Ghosn.

Lecture occurs 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM on Wednesdays in 5-232.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits.

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