Academic Catalog


Course Code: 8580511
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 4.0
Department: Computational Design And Fabrication Technologies In Architecture (international Joint Program)
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. ARZU SORGU
Offered Semester: Fall and Spring Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 1200513
The course set above should be completed before taking ARCD511 RESEARCH IN COMPUTATIONAL DESIGN .

Course Content

Epistemological and methodological variety of research in the field of computational design. Technocentric and interdisciplinary/ multidisciplinary nature of research frameworks. Diversity of emerging approaches adding to and/or extending established research paradigms/ traditions. Major theories, models and approaches operating in the field, qualitative and quantitative approaches, formal and abductive methods.