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International Journal of Art & Design Education

Architectural Design Education: Designing a Library, Public Communication and Information Center in the Manufacturing Zone of Central Eski?ehir Turkey, a Case Study

Volume 25.2   2006

CAGLAR, NUR & ULUDAG, ZEYNEP

 

It is a fact that architectural design education has become the focus of an extremely complicated set of issues and conscientious debates. Therefore, to extend and challenge educational understanding in architecture it becomes crucial to exchange pedagogical practices. In this article, a specific theoretical approach and teaching methodology, which supports the necessity of contextual study in the architectural design studio, is presented. The article presents an overview of the design studio process by illustrating the case study “Library and Public Communication and Information Center Design in the Manufacturing Zone of Central Eski?ehir” in Turkey.