Course Title Rural Housing in the Changing Context
Course ID ARCH 6308
Course Program Postgraduate, PhD, M.Arch,
Course Type Optional Theory
Credits Hours 5 Hrs/WK
Course Offered Yes
Description Rural housing as a field of study; rural housing typology and patterns; user participation and other development philosophies; building materials and construction technologies; rural housing in Bangladesh; rural housing and culture; rural housing and environment; settlement patterns and project implementation methods; labour patterns in rural house construction; indigenous construction technologies; innovation in construction; self-help housing; issues related to water-and-sanitation and community facilities; financing and funding strategies; preparedness and impact of natural hazards; communicating, disseminating and replicating new concepts.