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Rensselaer Catalog 2015-2016 
Rensselaer Catalog 2015-2016 [Archived Catalog]

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ARCH 4981 - Methods Seminar

Situated within the context of the Final Project (ARCH 4980) directed research studio sequence, this course addresses general methods of design research with an emphasis on studying the ways in which the discipline of architecture engages other fields of knowledge. Through a series of historical and contemporary writings as well as specific precedents in architectural design, it will look at how the discipline of architecture has absorbed external disciplinary, technological, and cultural influences as a means of advancing itself in the world.

Prerequisites/Corequisites: Corequisite: Students in ARCH 4980 are required to coregister.

When Offered: Fall term annually.

Credit Hours: 1

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