Geography
 

Principles of Urban Design

Principles of Urban Design
Theories and principles of urban design emphasizing specific design criteria. Planning and design tools used within the U.S. by local government. Basic principles of architecture and landscape architecture. Field trips.
GEOG
422
 Hours2.0 Credit, 2.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesNone
 RecommendedGeog 310.
 TaughtFall
 ProgramsContaining GEOG 422
Course Outcomes: 

Understanding Human Settlements

Demonstrate knowledge of the design arts (architecture, landscape architecture, art, urban design) including knowledge about the relationship between the design of the built environment and its functional, aesthetic and social precedents and consequences.

Possess the Skills Needed to Practice Planning

Use written, oral and graphic skills to compose clear, accurate and compelling text, images and maps in documents and oral presentations.