Online Summer course in Architecture

Top Online Summer Courses in Architecture 2017

Architecture

Summer courses allow students to take classes and earn academic credit hours during the summertime, when most students are on break. Many schools offer seasonal courses to help students move through their educational programs faster and to gain important skills and knowledge.

In order for the structure and behavior of a new structure to meet technical and aesthetic specifications, the imput of knowledgeable individuals in architecture is needed. This involves creating drawings, taking measurements and occasionally mediating compromises.

Online Summer course in Architecture

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Summer Programs - Architecture

NewSchool of Architecture and Design
Campus Full time August 2017 USA San Diego

NewSchool offers two architecture summer programs. The 4 day programs dive into two exciting areas of focus: Neuroscience in Architecture and Healthy Urbanism. Ideal for architecture students and working professions interested in deepening their understanding of architecture. [+]

Top Online Summer Courses in Architecture. NewSchool offers two architecture summer programs. The 4 day programs dive into two exciting areas of focus: Neuroscience in Architecture and Healthy Urbanism. Ideal for architecture students and working professions interested in deepening their understanding of architecture. Healthy Urbanism (August 7th - 10th, 2017) summer intersession program guides students in the study of the growing acknowledgment that the way cities and neighborhoods are designed directly impacts the health of the residents, workers and visitors. At the same time, many designers and planners fail to create healthy urban environments through a lack of understanding, experience and training. This programs provides a grounding in the process and design strategies that promote healthful cities. The program covers the broad context of urban issues including regionalism, community and public infrastructure. Addressing current issues involving the homeless, senior citizens, and demographic trends provides an informational base relative to social, political and economic issues associated with urban settings. Neuroscience for Architecture (August 14th - 17th, 2017) summer intersession program guides architecture/design/neuroscience professionals in an exploration of the juncture of brain and the built environment. Program participants develop a working knowledge of the brain and learn aspects of how it processes spatial cues. Studio work in the program utilizes evidence-based design approach, grounding architectural concepts in neuroscience. The 4-day programs consists of lectures by world-renowned faculty, workshops, field trips, guest speakers and networking, as well as access to NewSchool facilities including the Welch Library, Design Studios and Materials Lab. Continental breakfasts... [-]