Urban Territory Studio - (15 Credits)

The aim of this module is to introduce a current landscape architecture topic or issue in a given urban context in relation to its rural and peri-urban situation and edge condition. Through analysis of local and regional scales, social and ecological systems and place and identity relationships student will develop design outcomes through a rigorous design process applying theory and landscape ecology principles onto the existing conditions of the site. They will critically assess and analyse the conditions to develop contextual and conceptual approach to tackle the issues through an urban design using landscape architecture theory and skill sets.