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Course Detail

 
Term Fall 2017
Class ARCH 515
Class Title Sustainable Systems
Description This course will introduce students, aiming to participate in the build environment, to a range of perspectives comprised of theories, manifestoes, tropes, and exemplary practices that will assist in positioning new thinking and actions within complex terrestrial systems. The course content will span the planetary to the surficial, quantitative and qualitative, theoretical and applied in pursuit of a position from which design might begin to operate with these cascading and networked fields. Weekly readings will be complemented by a set of co-taught lectures and detailed discussion sessions that aim to unpack contemporary positions regarding sustainability.
Prereq none entered yet
Crosslist none
Required Yes
Elective No
Selective No
Meets Fridays Lecture: 9:00am-11:00am STAMPS AUD
Thursday Discussions: 1:00-2:00pm, 2:00-3:00pm and 3:00-4:00pm

Please do not schedule any courses between 1:00pm and 4:00pm on Thursdays. You will be placed in a discussion section during the first week of classes.
Credits 3
Faculty Jen Maigret, Meredith Miller
Syllabus ARCH515-Brief.pdf