Academic Catalog


Course Code: 1200467
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. AHMET CAN BAYKAN
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.

Course Content

The course focuses on definitions of design and different methods to define and solve design problems. An overview of quantitative methods, such as decision theory and optimization; qualitative methods, such as decision trees and pattern languages are discussed. Methods that help in finding creative solutions, such as brainstorming and synectics are covered.