SRP761 - Biophilic Futures


2024 unit information

Enrolment modes:

Next offered 2025 pending approval:

Trimester 2: Waterfront (Geelong)

Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125

Students enrolled in D306 must have passed 24 credit points of study at levels 1, 2 & 3

Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: Nil
Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the trimester undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

This will include educator guided online learning activities within the unit site.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

6 x 1 day lectures/seminars (6 hours per day).


Biophilic design and biophilic urbanism practiced with the intent of creating built and natural settings that enhance the health and wellbeing of both the human and 'more-than-human' natural environment, is increasingly becoming a tenet of built environment design internationally. This unit explores the history, theory and contemporary practice of biophilic design, biophilic urbanism and biophilic cities in context of the design and planning of the built environment. SRP761 Biophilic Futures offer insights into new projects, technologies, methods, and approaches that aims to achieve sustainable, regenerative, and health and wellbeing outcomes at planetary, regional, metropolitan, local and site specific building scales.

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