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Space syntax: theory and practice

Space syntax: theory and practice
Major Architecture Theory and Criticism
Faculty Faculty of Architecture
Department History and Theory of Architecture
Lead Lecturer Kayvan Karimi, UCL, London
Additional Languages english

The discipline is dedicated to the well known methodology of investigation of urban space through mapping and measuring the communication capacities of the urban space networks, elaborated in the UCL, Bartlett School of Architecture.

The research method - widely used as an instrument for assessment of project design solutions, is taught as principle theory of city formation dependent of people’s perception of space directions and vectors, but also as specific software to be applied onto urban fabric.