DEA 6200

DEA 6200

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2018-2019.

This course is a seminar course intended for graduate students in Design and Environmental Analysis and graduate students in related fields. The course introduces students to the history, theories, and major research trends in the field of human-environment relations. Human environment relations refer to the interaction between the built environment and human behavior. The course draws upon literature in the disciplines of environmental psychology, human factors/ergonomics, sociology, human development, facility planning, and urban planning.

When Offered Fall.

Permission Note Enrollment limited to: graduate students. Enrollment preference given to: DEA majors. Graduate students outside DEA require permission of instructor.

Distribution Category (SBA-HE)

  • Comprehend historical foundations of the current field of human-environment relations and familiarize them with the major theories, conceptual frameworks, and the research areas in the field of human-environment relations (grounding in disciplines and fields).
  • Explain academic areas of study that contribute to the field of human-environment relations (multidisciplinary perspectives).
  • Develop an in-depth examination of the literature in one of the research areas of human-environment relations and prepare them for future course work and research in this field (critical thinking).

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  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Graded

  • 13747 DEA 6200   LEC 001

  • Enrollment limited to: Graduate students. (Undergraduate seniors outside of DEA with permission of instructor.)