Contemporary Practice

COURSE NUMBER

ARCH 543

CREDITS

3

Description

Through panel discussions, office visits, lectures and assignments, the course will survey professional design practice. We will examine specialization and interdisciplinarity; branding and business models; cost control and risk; project management and delivery; and the impacts of environmental, social, aesthetic and technological issues on the future of practice. 

Prerequisite: Completion of first year MArch or Dual Degree. 

Open to MArch, Dual Degree, and other students in SALA with instructor permission.