Critical Studies 4 (ARCH7311)

15 (0.125 EFTS)
To explore the dynamic nature of urban form and the factors which influence its evolution, and the role of the architect as a major contributor to the development of sustainable urban environments.
Pre-requisites / Co-requisites: 
Students must be admitted to the Bachelor of Architectural Studies programme to enrol in this course. Pre-requisite: ARCH6311. Restriction: ARCH6313.
Topics include: 

Principles of urban design
environmental aesthetics; urban environments; space, form and function; perception of urban space; regulations and procedures of urban planning.
Overview of history and theory of urban development
growth of urban planning, the city and the planned community, garden-cities, urbanism and anti-urbanism, cultures of congestion,
urban conservation; the NZ experience; the role of the architect/urban designer.
Choose your class for this course from the option(s) below. You will need to attend all the sessions in that class to complete the course. Where more than one class number is shown, choose one of them and attend all sessions within that class number. (Note: If a class is held in different locations at the same time, you only need to attend all the sessions in one of the locations.)
There are no classes on public holidays.

Class: 1135

You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.

From – ToSessionDayTimeCampus (Room)
6 Mar 18 - 10 Apr 18 StudioTuesday08:30 - 10:30 Mt Albert (202-1033)
7 Mar 18 - 11 Apr 18 LectureWednesday10:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (001-2076)
1 May 18 - 5 Jun 18 StudioTuesday08:30 - 10:30 Mt Albert (202-1033)
2 May 18 - 6 Jun 18 LectureWednesday10:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (001-2076)
Note: This course is offered as part of Bachelor of Architectural Studies.

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