Course Descriptions

Fall 2013

Description are for Fall 2013 term only.  Please view the Graduate Studies catalog for a complete list.

MPC 608 Introduction to Place-Making in the 21st Century
Devoted to the design and implementation of New Urbanist projects, with a focus on the Central Florida region. This course will have a studio component that focuses on suburban retrofitting. 

MPC 611 Transportation and Place
Transportation planning from a system approach, with analysis of the role transportation planning plays in creating sustainable pedestrian environments.

MPC 612 Psychology of Place
Explores the relationship between psychology (behavior, thought, and emotion) and the physical environment; emphasis on the psychological processes that transform undifferentiated “space” into places with identity, significance, and meaning for their users.