UR: Urban/Landscape Theory

The Urban Design / Landscape Architecture Theory core seminar will expose students to concepts and theories in the field of urban design and landscape architecture. The course will be primarily presented through a series of themes that will advance important ideas, issues, and events that have influenced the development of historical and contemporary urban landscapes with an emphasis on critical theories and writings that explore the evolution of the 21st century city and its spatial, environmental, economical, social, and political articulations.