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2014/15 China’s Foreign Affairs and International Relations

The course describes the major elements of Chinese foreign policy today, in the context of their development since 1949. It looks at China’s relations with various countries and regions, as well as Chinese policy toward key functional issues in international … Continua a leggere

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2014-2015 Urban Culture and Urban Aesthetics

Why does the map of Beijing seem square from the top? How the humans were influenced in creating their culture on a river? How the religions can affect the urban features of a city? You can find the answers at … Continua a leggere

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Research Proposal

After your first part of research is done and several meeting with your tutor it is time to present your project proposal in front of the committee by compiling this document Form 1_Research Proposal and preparing a .ppt presentation. It is … Continua a leggere

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Urban Environment Reading and Design

Aim The city can be looked at like a book written in a social-space language. Once the social space code is deciphered, the city can be read. To design, reading has dual meanings of both epistemology and methodology. Students are required to … Continua a leggere

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Sustainability Consciousness

Aim The goal of this course is to make the students aware of the reality, urgency and severity of today’s sustainability issues. Ecological issues have come to the forefront of design in the last 20-30 years and developed from a laughed-at trend … Continua a leggere

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Design for Social Innovation and Sustainability

Aim The complexity of the contemporary society is such that it is possible to recognize promising cases of sociotechnical innovation that are, at the same time, solutions to some current problems and meaningful steps towards a sustainable society. Social innovation … Continua a leggere

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Design Strategy: Theory and Practice

Aim The goal of this course is to help the students to appreciate strategic planning and learn to apply integrated, holistic, and long-term thinking in design.     Content The course will introduce three basic types of strategic design thinking: integrated … Continua a leggere

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Design Research and Writing

Aims This course is intended to help postgraduate students undertaking a dissertation to plan, conduct, and communicate their design research projects with efficiency.     Content This course is composed of two parts: design research and design writing. The main topics … Continua a leggere

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Communication design and research

Aims This course aims to introduce the emerging, interdisciplinary disciplines broadly related to communication design: environmental graphic design and information design, and the associated theories, principles, design processes and methods.     Content This course is composed of two parts: environmental graphic … Continua a leggere

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How to?

Tongji University provides many courses and design studios every semester. Some of them are about Design and Archicture/Urban planning, while other are about Chinese Culture.   Every student must attend two cultural courses and even a Chinese Language course (twice … Continua a leggere

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