Evrensel Erişilebilir Çocuk Parkı Tasarımı: Çanakkale Kepez Örneği

  • Fatma AKDENİZ
  • Rumeysa ÇAMAYAZ
Keywords: Çanakkale, Kepez, universal design, playground, landscape design


Children's parks are one of the most important public spaces of urban areas. These areas are ideal places for children to do outdoor activities and social connections. In this respect, it is the common area of use for all citizens and should be designed for everyone. In this study, there was explained the importance of play and children's parks and the design principles that should be used to ensure the use of disadvantaged children are presented. The aim of the study is to design a sample playground in Çanakkale Kepez district. For this purpose, a project area have determined that has been approved by Kepez Municipality and design stages have been presented and suggestions have been developed. In the first phase of the study, conceptual framework was formed by literature research. In the second stage, a field survey was conducted in Kepez district, where public need for highest, and an area is determined in the vicinity of the housing and school. In the third stage, all the principles which are necessary for the study area have discussed. As a result, the plan view and perspective views of the design project have been drawn and discussed.