BECOME AN ORLANDO

URBANIST

A PLAYLIST IN

URBAN THEORY & DESIGN

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

"DESIGNING A DREAM CITY IS EASY; REBUILDING A LIVING ONE TAKES IMAGINATION"

-JANE JACOBS

WEEK 1: CITY WALK

 

ONBOARDING EXERCISE, TO INVESTIGATE VARIOUS ASPECTS OF OUR CITY THROUGH PEDESTRIAN EXPLORATION.

 

WE WILL LEARN BASIC:

  • CARTOGRAPHY

  • URBAN FORM

  • PEDESTRIAN SAFETY

  • BUS TRANSPORT

WEEK 2: FOOD AND ENERGY

 

OUR CITY NEEDS FOOD AND ENERGY - WHAT ARE WE DOING ABOUT THAT?

 

WE WILL LEARN BASIC:

  • FOOD SYSTEMS

  • URBAN AGRICULTURE

  • RENEWABLE ENERGY PRODUCTION

WEEK 3: HOUSING & JOBS

 

WHERE TO PEOPLE LIVE? WHERE DO PEOPLE WORK?

 

WE WILL LEARN BASIC:

  • DENSITY ANALYSIS 

  • ECONOMIC SECTORS OF THE CITY

  • HOUSING DESIGN TYPES

  • TRANSIT OPERATIONS

WEEK 4: CITY SPORTS

 

PEOPLE IN OUR CITY LIKE TO PLAY! WHAT DO THEY PLAY?

 

WE WILL LEARN BASIC:

  • PARKOUR

  • BIKE POLO

  • STREET SOCCER

WEEK 5: ART & INNOVATION

 

CITIES ARE INCUBATORS FOR CREATIVITY - WE WILL EXPLORE ORLANDO'S ARTISTIC AND INNOVATIVE EXRESSIONS.

 

WE WILL LEARN BASIC:

  • COMEDY

  • MURAL PAINTING

  • CO-WORKING

WEEK 6: DESIGN YOUR CITY

 

WHAT CITY WILL YOU IMAGINE? DESIGN, BUILD, SHOWCASE YOUR OWN CITY

 

WE WILL LEARN BASIC:

  • LAND USE

  • 3D PRINTING

  • COLLABORATION

  • PRESENTATION