Course Info

Length: 1 Week

Type: In Classroom

Available Dates

Venue

  • Jan-30-2023

    Barcelona

  • Feb-06-2023

    Dubai

  • Feb-06-2023

    Madrid

  • Feb-13-2023

    London

  • Feb-13-2023

    Istanbul

  • Feb-13-2023

    Zurich

  • Mar-06-2023

    Dubai

  • Mar-06-2023

    Singapore

  • Mar-06-2023

    Paris

  • Mar-13-2023

    Istanbul

  • Mar-13-2023

    Amsterdam

  • Mar-13-2023

    London

  • Mar-20-2023

    Barcelona

  • Apr-03-2023

    Dubai

  • Apr-03-2023

    Madrid

  • Apr-10-2023

    Istanbul

  • Apr-10-2023

    London

  • Apr-10-2023

    Zurich

  • May-08-2023

    Dubai

  • May-08-2023

    Paris

  • May-08-2023

    Singapore

  • May-15-2023

    Amsterdam

  • May-15-2023

    London

  • May-15-2023

    Istanbul

  • May-22-2023

    Barcelona

  • June-05-2023

    Madrid

  • June-05-2023

    Dubai

  • June-12-2023

    Istanbul

  • June-12-2023

    London

  • June-12-2023

    Zurich

  • July-03-2023

    Dubai

  • July-03-2023

    Paris

  • July-03-2023

    Singapore

  • July-10-2023

    Amsterdam

  • July-10-2023

    London

  • July-10-2023

    Istanbul

  • July-17-2023

    Barcelona

  • Aug-07-2023

    Dubai

  • Aug-07-2023

    Madrid

  • Aug-14-2023

    London

  • Aug-14-2023

    Zurich

  • Aug-14-2023

    Istanbul

  • Sep-04-2023

    Singapore

  • Sep-04-2023

    Dubai

  • Sep-04-2023

    Paris

  • Sep-11-2023

    London

  • Sep-11-2023

    Istanbul

  • Sep-11-2023

    Amsterdam

  • Sep-18-2023

    Barcelona

  • Oct-09-2023

    Dubai

  • Oct-09-2023

    Madrid

  • Oct-16-2023

    London

  • Oct-16-2023

    Zurich

  • Oct-16-2023

    Istanbul

  • Nov-06-2023

    Paris

  • Nov-06-2023

    Singapore

  • Nov-06-2023

    Dubai

  • Nov-13-2023

    Istanbul

  • Nov-13-2023

    Amsterdam

  • Nov-13-2023

    London

  • Nov-20-2023

    Barcelona

  • Dec-04-2023

    Dubai

  • Dec-04-2023

    Madrid

  • Dec-11-2023

    Istanbul

  • Dec-11-2023

    Zurich

  • Dec-11-2023

    London

Course Details

Course Outline

5 days course

3D Design, Creativity and Critical Insight

 

  • Deconstruct and reconstruct (how to take apart and recreate designs or
  • problems)
  • Generate creative solutions (i.e., thinking in ways not yet apparent)
  • Using professional judgment to make decisions based on incomplete information
  • Integrating broader critical and imaginative thinking into logistical (physical)
  • hypothesis
  • Understanding diverse perspectives and values
Sustainability

 

  • Built environment (open spaces, infrastructures)
  • Natural environment (water, land form, climate)
  • Historic preservation
  • Retrofitting buildings
  • Energy (conservation, generation)
  • Cultural associations (references)
  • Sense of community identity
  • Appreciation for traditional patterns, materials and practice
  • Access to transportation
  • Access to housing
  • Jobs to housing balance
  • Access to services
Urban Framework

 

  • History and Precedents
  • Theory and City Forms
  • Land Use, Density and Intensity
  • Urban Typology
  • Block typology
  • Street typology
  • Publicly accessible open spaces, streets and orientation
  • Civic and cultural facilities
Agency

 

  • Understanding and Managing Change
  • Tools and techniques appropriate to the audience (e.g., social media, mainstream media, public presentation, engagement and education etc.)
  • Communicating benefits of urban design
  • Engaging in diagnostic activities
  • Project management | Conflict resolution | Managing interdisciplinary teams
  • Aesthetics (sense of beauty) | Fiscal impact | Quality of life (sense of place) | Improved health, safety and wellness
Implementation Tools | Development | Legal | Tools of the trade

 

  • Design Standards and Urban Design
  • Capital Improvement Programs
  • Incentives: Public, Private and Instutional
  • Real Estate Economics
  • Construction impacts | Capital, operating, maintenance and lifecycle cost
  • Ownership rights | Case law | Land, building, fire and related codes
  • Visual evaluation tools | GIS | Graphic presentation of quantitative information

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