Learning Places

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Learning Places
This Course is OPEN.
Professor(s)
J Montgomery, Susan Phillip
Department
Architectural Technology,Hospitality Management
Course Code
LIB2205 / ARCH2205
Semester / Year
Summer 2017
Course Description

This special topics course offers an interdisciplinary approach to investigating our built environment using a case study focused on a specific place each semester. This course combines physical examination with information research and data collection using methodologies developed in multiple disciplines. Students from a variety of departments engage in on-site exploration and in-depth research of a location in New York City.

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Revised Site Report #1

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Site Report #2

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