South Africa—Summer Innovation Labs: Shelter

SIT offers accredited, field-based study abroad programs in more than 30 countries worldwide.

South Africa—Summer Innovation Labs: Shelter

Working with local community members, urban planners, and architectural practitioners, you and your fellow students will form small groups of multi-disciplinary teams to collaborate on a design project focused on an aspect of shelter. The collaborative project — the topic of which will emerge from classes, discussions, and educational excursions — will be based in Cape Town. Please visit our website for more information.

Subjects

  • Architecture Studies
  • Architecture And Planning
  • Urban And Regional Planning
  • Urban Planning
  • City And Regional Planning
  • Development Studies
  • Sustainable Development
  • Engineering (Civil)
  • Industrial Design

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