Academic Catalog

ARCH508 RESEARCH, ANALYSIS AND DESIGN IN MULTI-LAYERED CONTEXT

Course Code: 1200508
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 4(2-4)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Architecture
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
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Offered Semester: Fall or Spring Semesters.

Course Content

Methods, theories and approaches for comprehension, analysis, evaluation, representation and design in / of multi-layered contexts; survey of stratification formed by the matrix of relations though historical continuity in heterogeneous levels of geographical space, ranging from settlements to buildings; constitution of the plano-volumetric image of multi-layered settlements in reference to spatio-temporal data obtained from diverse disciplines as a means to define specific case studies; representative, interpretative and transformative design explorations in selected areas.