Archived Versions

11.328J / 4.240J Urban Design Skills: Observing, Interpreting, and Representing the City

As taught in: Fall 2004

A collage of four photos.

Images of urban designers at work. (Image by Eran Ben-Joseph.)




Prof. Eran Ben-Joseph

Course Description

The course is designed to be an introduction to methods of analyzing, evaluating, and recording the urban environment first hand. Its aim is to supplement existing courses that cover theory and history of city design and planning and to better prepare students without prior design background for the studio sequence.

*Some translations represent previous versions of courses.