11.334J / 4.264J
Explores theories, practices, and emerging trends in the fields of landscape architecture and urbanism, such as systemic design, landscape urbanism, engineered nature, drosscapes, urban biodiversity, urban mobility, and megaregions. This year’s special topic will be: The Future of Suburbia. Lectures, readings, and guest speakers present a wide array of multi-disciplinary topics around the subject of “Suburbia,” including current works from MIT Center for Advanced Urbanism (CAU). Students conduct independent and group design research that is future-oriented.