Taubman College

Course List

Term Winter 2011
Class ARCH 509
Class Title Universal Design: Design Analytics for Ability
Description
******STUDENTS MUST ELECT THIS COURSE FOR 3 CREDITS******

This course will explore the principles, strategies, and application of universal design as an ideology for designing products and environments for the varying physical and psychological abilities and limitation of people. The instructors bring to students an awareness of the social and theoretical context for universal design, accessible design, and the designer's role both nationally and internationally. The course responds to the need in the College for information and skills relative to a human centered design thinking processes, broadening the student’s awareness of the evolving characteristics, and to address advances in universal design concepts for design.
Prereq none entered yet
Crosslist none
Required No
Elective Yes
Selective No
Meets Thursday 7:00-10:00pm 2213 A&AB
Credits 3
Faculty U. Sean Vance
Syllabus not available