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Course Descriptions

To request enrolment in electives offered by other departments students must obtain the instructor's signature and the host department coordinator/administrator's signature before submitting the Add/Drop form to the Office of the Registrar and Student Services or for final approval. It is important that the form be completed correctly. To ensure your form can be processed, please provide us with contact information for the host department administrator so we may to confirm your approval. Please note that other department enrolment dates will differ from that of the Daniels Faculty and it is your responsibility to be aware of these dates and contact the departments as appropriate.

Fall 2020 Research Studios

All MARC and MUD students need to review all descriptions and videos for ARC3020Y and URD2013Y. There are a total of 11 studios. MLA students need to review all LAN3016Y descriptions and videos and will ballot for one of these three.

Ballots will be open on Sept. 1 and the deadline to submit is Sept. 3 11:59 pm EST. Students may only submit one ballot.

A Q&A session will be held for MLA students on Sept. 1 at 9am and for MARC & MUD students on Sept. 1 at 12:00pm EST. Students will be emailed the zoom link for these events.

**In order to view the video content for each Research Studio, please sign into MyMedia **

The following studios (ARC3020Y and URD2013Y) are open to MARC and MUD students:

(ARC3020Y F) Design Studio Research 1

(URD2013Y F) Urban Design Studio Options

The following Option Studios (LAN3016Y) are open to MLA students:

(LAN3016Y F) Landscape Architecture Design Studio Options


Fall 2020 Electives

Architecture Elective Courses

History and Theory

Computer Modelling

Technics and Planning


Professional Practice

Urban Design Elective Courses

History, Theory, Criticism

Political Science

Visual Studies

Summer 2020 Electives

Summer 2020 Global Architecture

Please note that due to the COVID-19 situation, the following Daniels Global Architecture Studio courses have been cancelled for the Summer 2020 session.

Winter 2020 Research Studios

Students must submit their ballot following the instructions below. REMEMBER: Once your ballot is submitted, you will be unable to change your choices.  Take your time to make the right decision.  All ballots must be submitted by 9:00am on Monday, December 16.

Research Studio Balloting

(ARC3016Y S) Architectural Design Studio 6: Research Studios

Winter 2020 Electives

Architecture Elective Courses

History and Theory

Computer Modelling

Technics and Planning


Landscape Architecture Electives


History and Theory

Urban Design Electives

History, Theory, Criticism

Past Course Descriptions

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