5 credits. Letter grades only.
Community and ecological infrastructure design studio.
Students will learn spatial design strategies for the interaction between human and ecological systems.
Students will develop landscape designs across scales from the region to the detail.
Students will work to understand the needs and desires of local stakeholders, such as community members, business people, and regulatory agency representatives, and interpret these for their significance on future design work.
Students will work across a range of representational modes including three dimensional digital modeling to develop relative certainty in the functional and aesthetic aspects of their proposal.