11.001J | Spring 2006 | Undergraduate
Introduction to Urban Design and Development
Course Description
This course examines the evolving structure of cities and the way that cities, suburbs, and metropolitan areas can be designed and developed. Boston and other American cities are studied to see how physical, social, political and economic forces interact to shape and reshape cities over time.
Learning Resource Types
notes Lecture Notes
assignment Written Assignments
An image from the walking tour of Boston, part of lecture 2.
The Berkeley Building, 420 Boylston Street, Boston. (Image by Prof. Larry Vale.)