Academic Catalog

ARCH586 DESCRIPTIVE AND SYSTEMATIC APPROACHES IN DESIGN

Course Code: 1200586
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Architecture
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. AHMET CAN BAYKAN
Offered Semester: Spring Semesters.

Course Content

A graduate elective that tries to shed light on the design process though readings and exercises; dwells on how design is approached from design cognition framework with descriptive methods, how design goals can be precisely stated with systematic methods and how design intentions can be explored via enumeration by computational methods.