2021-2022 Graduate Catalog

ARCH 641 Citizenship, World Views, and the Public Sphere

Addresses ethical, social, cultural, political forces, as well as world views that frame the discourse of citizenship and the public sphere as it relates to issues of social justice in the design of the built environment. Explores theoretical frameworks in order to understand architecture as a social and cultural construct. The pedagogical objective is to encourage analysis, synthesis, and critical thinking. Prerequisite: graduate standing or permission of the program director.