11.332J / 4.163J
Urban Design Studio

The design of urban environments. Strategies for change in large areas of cities, to be developed over time, involving different actors. Fitting forms into natural, man-made, historical, and cultural contexts; enabling desirable activity patterns; conceptualizing built form; providing infrastructure and service systems; guiding the sensory character of development. Involves architecture and planning students in joint work; requires individual designs or design and planning guidelines. Only open by application, and by permission of instructor. Required travel to Singapore at the end of August.

  • Practicum
  • Open to DUSP students only
  • Students pre-selected by lottery during the summer