108年第1學期-7057 進階設計專題（一）：人類世的問題與都市設計方法 課程資訊
|Team Work||60||Group performance and resourcefulness in providing analysis and ability to identify problems. Ability to perform as a design team professionally.|
|Individual Work||40||Ability to demonstrate design considerations in system improvement and creation. Degree of innovation achieved. Level of active participation. Degree of positive attitudes towards learning. Ability to design an urban structure. Degree of comprehensiveness in urban structure design.|
This elective seeks to analyze and critically apply determination of Anthropocene responding to alternative ways of architecture/city design based on new knowledge in describing the momentous shifts in Earth’s operating systems.
This elective emphasized the humanity’s potent role as a planet-scale force that cast environmental influence by our significant activities that altering climate, land-scapes, air-scapes and sea-scapes. All flows of species, life form, elements of material, energy, etc. are in cyclical symbiosis that requires fundamental rethinking of all current stages and methods of urban designing process.
The module will investigate definition and theory for Anthropocene design, and to find out how cities respond to, continue from, deviate from conducive conditions for living organisms to thrive and prosper. The core of the contents will be given to rethink and help shape what designers’ role can be under the arguments of the Epoch of Anthropocence, earth's tipping points, SDGs operating as scientific agreement, political statement and design visions.