The Architectural Studies Program emphasizes not the techniques of architecture, but rather the ideas behind it. Students choose among courses in areas such as sustainable design, urban planning and architectural history, theory and criticism.
This seminar provides students with a strong basis for a deep engagement with the practice of sustainability in architectural design.
This upper-level seminar will teach students how to conduct research on race and racism in the field of architectural studies.
This class will be an introduction to utopian thinkers, designers, and artists of the nineteenth and early twentieth century, exploring why utopia had such a strong hold on the French imagination at the time.