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Senses and Space: Exploring children's sensory perception of the environment

Moschoviti Efstathia

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Year 2024
Type of Item Diploma Thesis Project
Bibliographic Citation Efstathia Moschoviti, "Senses and Space: Exploring children's sensory perception of the environment", Diploma Thesis Project, School of Architecture, Technical University of Crete, Chania, Greece, 2024
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This research paper aims to investigate and highlight some characteristics that are a prerequisite for a deeper understanding of the relationship between man and the space that surrounds him. It refers, that is, to some themes that make clearer or consolidate the relationship, man-environment. Particular emphasis, however, is placed on childhood. How can a child perceive a world that is constructed by an adult? How does he experience it according to his developmental stages and senses? If these senses may not fall under a neurotypical framework, does this fact affect the perception of the surrounding space? The aim is to collect the data that will constitute a set of information that will be considered as an aid not only for the design of spaces primarily i

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