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Semester in Urban Vision & Architectural Design

Duration 15 Weeks
Language English
Starting periods
FebApr

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The Course

A 15-week journey into Product Design that will lead you to join selected theoretical courses with professionals, active learning sessions and workshops working in international and cross disciplinary teams and taking advantage of many networking occasions.

Who Should Apply

Participants are expected to have a first level academic degree or a previous professional experience in the related field of study.

IELTS 5.0 certificate or equivalent is required.

All courses are taught in English. A high level of proficiency in the English language is required.

Course Structure and Intakes

The Semester Course structure is organized in two modules.  Each module includes one theoretical course and one workshop in the specific area of interest.

Partcipants can select one of the following intakes:

FIRST INTAKE
From February 15 to May 28 2021

SECOND INTAKE
From April 6 to July 16 2021

 

Explore the Program

1st INTAKE

ARCHITECTURAL REPRESENTATION – Theoretical Course
The Architectural Representation course focuses on the analysis of multiple case studies for digital visualization in architecture. Through different visual representation exercises students are challenged to design a small object related to architectural design.

ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN – Workshop
The Architectural Design workshop focuses on designing integrated architectures through critical research readings and context analysis.

DESIGN FORMATION – Theoretical Course
The course explores different design strategies through the analysis of iconic projects in order to form a design critical thought and a visual communication strategy.

URBAN & LANDSCAPE DESIGN – Workshop
The Urban & Landscape Design workshop focuses on recognizing, reading and analysing a large frame of the city/ territory in order to understand how to design an innovative and a consistent urban project.

2nd INTAKE

DESIGN FORMATION – Theoretical Course
The Design Formation course explores different design strategies through the analysis of iconic projects in order to form a design critical thought and a visual communication strategy.

URBAN & LANDSCAPE DESIGN – Workshop
The Urban & Landscape Design workshop focuses on recognizing, reading and analyzing a large frame of the city/ territory in order to understand how to design an innovative and a consistent urban project.

URBAN REPRESENTATION – Theoretical Course
The Urban Representation course investigates a wide range of urban representation techniques through the use of digital information. Through visual analysis of urban case studies students advance their knowledge on how to execute digital documentation at urban scale.

ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN – Workshop
The Architectural Design workshop focuses on designing integrated architectures through critical research readings and context analysis.

Companies

Several prestigious companies and design studios collaborate with the Semester course in Urban Vision & Architectural Design, actively participating in courses, workshops, internships, and international competitions organized by the department.

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Meet your faculty

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Your Program Leader

Elisa Poli

Co-founder of Cluster Theory Research Group, Elisa Poli is an architectural historian, critic, and curator. She received her Ph.D. in 2009 in Architectural History from the Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne. She has co-authored or contributed to several books about contemporary architecture theory, including Hybrid Living.

Elisa was trained as a teacher at the Architectural Association in London and has taught at several Italian schools of design and architecture. She writes for architectural magazines—including Domus, Abitare, Arch’it, Paesaggio Urbano, and Archphoto—and is editor of Opere. She joined Domus Academy’s faculty in 2014 as course leader of the Master in Urban Vision and Architectural Design.

Fees

The Semester’s programme in Urban Vision & Architectural Design involves the following costs:

All Students
€ 8500

Fee Description
€ 0 Pre-Enrollment
€ 8500 Tuition

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