Academic Catalog

ARCH312 PRINCIPLES OF CITY PLANNING AND URBAN DESIGN

Course Code: 1200312
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 4.0
Department: Architecture
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. FATMA CN BLSEL
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.

Course Content

The course develops along two lines:1.Definition of the city, its development and analysis of components-activities, functions, movement channels and corresponding physical form. 2.Introduction to city planning and urban design: historical background, land-use plan, transportation plan, planning and different scales, visual analysis of the city, administrative aspects.