Design and Urban Ecologies Methods 3

Parsons School of Design: Urban Design

Non-Liberal Arts

Graduate Course

Majors Only

Urban Ecologies Methods 3

Fall 2018

Taught By: Eric Brelsford

Section: A

CRN: 2945

Credits: 3

The class introduces geospatial technologies as action tools tailored to the analysis and support of participatory projects and community-based research for urban and regional spaces. The class explores open source desktop and web-based geospatial tool-sets for research, design and visualization of urban conditions, as well as strategies for intervention and transformation of issues and challenges facing urban communities. Students will gain valuable experience in harnessing ‘open data’ and creating innovative mapping tools for the empowerment local urban communities.

Open to: MS in Design and Urban Ecologies majors only; others by permission of MS in Design and Urban Ecologies program. Pre-requisite(s): PGUD 5170 Urban Ecologies Methods 2.

College: Parsons School of Design (PS)

Department: Urban Design (PGUD)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 16

Enrollment Status: Open*

*Enrollment status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 4:10pm 12/13/2018

Meeting Info:

Days: Tuesday

Times: 12:10pm - 2:50pm

Building: Arnhold Hall 55 W13th

Room: 803

Date Range: 8/28/2018 - 12/4/2018