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Crown Heights Participatory Urbanism

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Introductory Level Duration 5 mins Updated 13 Feb 2014
Starting a discussion about public space in the Crown Heights Community.

Building Stories

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Updated 19 Nov 2013
Meet the architects and explore the stories behind some of Britain's most iconic buildings.

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People-centred designing

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Introductory Level Duration 12 hours Updated 05 Mar 2014
Designed products surround us all and range from bus tickets to buildings. This unit focuses firmly on usability and the increasingly important...

Design

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Introductory Level Duration 28 hours Updated 10 Dec 2013
This unit looks at the process of design – from assessing the complexity of design as an activity, to exposing the difficulty in making general...

Design thinking

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Introductory Level Duration 10 hours Updated 22 Dec 2011
Are you ever frustrated with something that you thought you could design better? Design thinking can structure your natural creativity to come up...