Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture
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This unit introduces the history and theory of contemporary urbanism. The subject will also develop methods for the written, spoken and visual analysis of urban settings and their associated architecture including site visits, analytical case studies and other forms of analysis. In addition to the theoretical and historical contexts of the urban settings and associated architecture the subject will investigate their contribution to architectural design knowledge.
On successful completion of this unit, students will have developed:
The Analytical Project, Essay and Class Presentation will together form 100% of the assessment.
12 hours, including 3 hours of lectures, seminars or equivalent and 9 hours of independent study
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