RETHINKING URBAN VILLAGE IN BEIJING: EXPLORING STRATEGIES FOR INFRASTRUCTURE AND PUBLIC SPACE, STRENTHENING COMMUNITY LIFE
Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (Two Years)), 20 credits / 30 HE creditsStudent thesis
The project is to develop practical strategies for an urban village in Beijing which integrates programs of infrastructure, public space and community life.
First, it contains research which clarifies what is urban village and its formation process under Beijing’s extension background; the inhabitants, the value, and the situation of urban village.
Second, it includes clear analyses of the location, land-use, spatial condition, and typology of streets and nodes; the main problems and corresponding interventions, and develops the strategy as integrated & centralized program system.
Finally, the project develops the masterplan, the system model and the layers in which the programs really integrate and work together.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2014. , 50 p.
URBAN VILLAGE, INFRASTRUCTURE, PUBLIC SPACE, COMMUNITY LIFE
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-146320OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-146320DiVA: diva2:723828
Subject / course
Urban Planning and Design
Degree of Master - Sustainable Urban Planning and Design
2014-06-03, A3, KTH School of Architecture, Stockholm, 09:30 (English)
Betancour, Ana, ProfessorBentura, Jaime, Course supervisor at KTHCozma, Flavia, Course supervisor at KTH
Schalk, Meike, Dr.