Human-Sciences - Course - Environmental and physical design for special needs

  • Course Code: SNSD514
  • Credits: 2
  • Hours Distribution: 2Crds:2Lec
  • Course Type: Elective Department (ED)

Course Description

 The aim of this course is to help students to create more effective and appropriate physical environments that address Special and Disability Needs. The Course investigates the interrelationships among the Architectural Spaces (indoor and outdoor), physical environment, individual differences, and human behavior and experience. Student are taught to explore the distinctive features of Architectural Spaces in relation to physical environment and Design norms and standards for special needs. Emphasis is on the effect of design decisions on human behavior in interior and exterior spaces.