Designing for Diversity /Diversity in Design

Start Date
07/06/2017
End Date
07/06/2017
Description
Our world is changing dramatically. Half of the global population lives in urban areas, and the demographic makeup of cities is rapidly changing. Traditional models of city development have not accounted for the needs of all residents. The co-presenters will discuss the importance of fostering diversity in design and urban policy.
Location
Boca Raton, FL
Distance Learning
No
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Urban Planning & Design
Health, Safety and Welfare
No
Hours
1.0
Learning Outcomes
(1) Will learn the current statistics on diversity in our profession. (2)Will understand the challenges our profession faces with regards to diversity. (3) Will understand the design and business case for diversity in design. (4)Will explore practice examples of the integration of diversity and design. (5)Will examine the significance of diversity from an urban policy and design perspective. (6)Will highlight our similarities as humans and celebrate our common future.
Instructors
Kona Gray , Diana Fernandez
Website Registration
Course Codes
10634
Provider
FL|ASLA


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