*Visual and Environmental Studies 107. Studies of the Built North American Environment since 1580
North America as an evolving visual environment is analyzed as a systems concatenation involving such constituent elements as farms, small towns, shopping malls, highways, suburbs, and as depicted in fiction, poetry, cartography, television, cinema, and advertising and cybernetic simulation.
Notes: Offered jointly with the Graduate School of Design as 4105. Interested students must attend first meeting of class during shopping week to speak with the instructor about course enrollment procedure.