Course schedule

NOTE: All the workshop sessions are voluntary. Each student is expected to attend at least 2,5 hours of tutoring workshops during the phase1 (18.01.16-14.02.16)

11.01.16

·Introduction of the Studio + Pecha Kucha: "Helsinki and its public space: personal interests and expectations from the Studio”

·Creation of groups + Selection of READINGS for the PHASE1 (new City Planning and Strategic Networks of Public Urban Space ) If possible, at least 2 people should try to read the same book or article to have then an open discussion


18.01.16

  ·Lecture 1.1: Helsinki History and evolution + Lecture 1.2: Helsinki City Plan_Vision 2050

·Workshop1.1 (voluntary): HELSINKI 2050_A City + A Public Space Vision (maps and preliminary info delivered by teachers): ANALYSIS OF THE HELSINKI CITY PLAN_VISION 2050


23.01.16: Bus Tour from 9:30 till 17:00 (departure and arrival from Otaniemi, Miestentie 3)

 

25.01.16               

·ROUND TABLE AND DISCUSSION: Visions for future cities: Contrasting different points of view

·Workshop1.2 (voluntary): HELSINKI 2050_A City + A Public Space Vision: ANALYSIS OF THE HELSINKI CITY PLAN_Vision 2050 (with special attention to the proposed Boulevards)


01.02.16

·SEMINAR: International references in new City Planning and Strategic Networks of Public Urban Space

·Presentation of readings (In pairs))

·OPEN DISCUSSION:

·Workshop1.3 (voluntary) : HELSINKI 2050_A City + A Public Space Vision. VALIDATING OR PROPOSING AN ALTERNATIVE FOR THE HELSINKI CITY PLAN_Vision 2050:

oGeneral Objectives and strategies

oNew Models

oThe role of the public space (with special attention to the proposed Boulevards)


08.02.16

·Workshop1.4 (voluntary): HELSINKI 2050_A City + A Public Space Vision. VALIDATING OR PROPOSING AN ALTERNATIVE FOR THE HELSINKY CITY PLAN_Vision 2050:


15.02.16

· ASSIGNMENT1: HELSINKI 2050_A City + A Public Space Vision (critique session with teachers, external experts and students):

oAnalysis and Diagnosis of Helsinki and the new City Plan_Vision2050

oValidating or proposing Alternatives to HELSINKI CITY PLAN_Vision 2050

oPresenting the draft for personal work plan.

22.02.16

· Evaluation week: BREAK

29.02.16

· Exam (KATU 2000)


7.3.

•Comments on the KATU 2000 Exam

•Schedule March-May

•Studio at Aalto Festival - effects on the final deliverables of the Course

•DWG-maps of Helsinki, IMPORTANT: one student organizes maps for all students, the maps that are needed should be marked on a base map, planning sites in size 500 m x 1000 m, and this information to our contact person Juha.M.Niemela@hel.fi              

Assignment for 14.3.: PechaKucha of the reviewed Work Plans: One slide=the personal schedule, intermediate and final deliverables (contents and appr. scales).

14.3
Pecha Kucha (Work plan on one slide)

Lecture, case-review

Tutoring by reservation

21.3.
Lecture (will be confirmed), tutoring by reservation 

28.3.
Easter

4.4.
Visit: Sito Consultants/ Tuulikuja 1 at 1 pm.           

11.4.
Drafts review (concepts, schematic)                        

18.4.
Lecture / transportation (will be confirmed), tutoring by reservation

25.4.
Lecture (will be confirmed), tutoring by reservation           

2.5.
Pin-up before finals
     

9.5.No lecture                         

16.5.
Final project review, external (20 min./ project)

23.5.
Final project review/ Student opponent reviews (20 min.+5 min./ project)

28.5.
Aalto Festival?



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