Undergraduate Catalog

ARCH 112 Introduction to the Designed Environment?And Design Thinking

An introduction to the designed environment that we all observe and inhabit and the design thinking that creates it. Emphasis is on design literacy, with a focus on the presentation and discernment of fundamental principles of design and how they operate at different scales and in different contexts, including two- and three-dimensional design, and on design thinking with a focus on the iterative process involving ideation and reflection.