Low cost housing plays a significant contribution to the overall housing stock in a country, especially in the developing world. An understanding of its potential, characteristics and challenges are quite vital in order to be able to plan for and design it.


  • Students to appreciate the contribution of low-cost housing to the overall housing picture
  • Student to understand the characteristics of low-cost housing
  • To enable the student acquire skills of dealing with the challenges of low-cost housing
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ARCH 8102 Advanced Studio In Low- Cost Housing Design DOC PDF