4.001
Where Is and What Is Architecture and Design?

Preference Given to: 
1st-year students

4.001 Where is and What is Architecture and Design introduces Architecture and Design through conversations and presentations with MIT architecture and design faculty and MIT alumni. 4.001 discusses the two undergraduate majors, two undergraduate minors, and two HASS concentrations offered through Course 4 along with careers in architecture and design.

To better understand the breadth of architecture and design education, thinking, and practice, student’s will interview and present to their classmates, the stories of MIT alumni currently studying or working as architects or designers. Subject counts toward the 9-unit discovery-focused credit limit for first-year students.