Architecture Design 4
Examine the bond between people and the built environment. Consider construction that creates connections. Design complementary structures. Explore the past and future potential of local regions. Study medium-scale built form in regional communities.
Your upfront cost: $0
- 29 Nov 2021
- 30 May 2022
- 28 Nov 2022
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At the completion of this subject students will be able to:
- express regional and communal values, aspirations, and meaning in architectural design
- apply knowledge of regional commsubjecty to generate architectural form
- design a medium scale building with public engagement that responds to site and place.
- Building Architectural Narratives
- Understanding physical and social contexts
- Context and history of regional communities
You must either have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject, or currently be enrolled in the following subject(s) in a prior study period; or enrol in the following subject(s) to study prior to this subject:
Please note that your enrolment in this subject is conditional on successful completion of these prerequisite subject(s). If you study the prerequisite subject(s) in the study period immediately prior to studying this subject, your result for the prerequisite subject(s) will not be finalised prior to the close of enrolment. In this situation, should you not complete your prerequisite subject(s) successfully you should not continue with your enrolment in this subject. If you are currently enrolled in the prerequisite subject(s) and believe you may not complete these all successfully, it is your responsibility to reschedule your study of this subject to give you time to re-attempt the prerequisite subject(s)
- Equipment requirements - Access to hardware: webcam, speakers and microphone.
This subject was previously known as Architecture Contexts Studio.
This subject investigates the impact of the physical and social context of a regional community on the design of a building and building groups. The design proposition is a medium scale public building in established regional settlements which provides students with an opportunity to understand local regions, their histories and to explore their potential futures. Work integrated learning is incorporated through exploring a range of complex social, regional and environmental factors in the production of architecture.
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- Reflection (50%)
- Presentation (50%)
Current study term: 28 Nov 21 to 27 Feb 22
Textbooks are not required.
Next study term: 29 May 22 to 28 Aug 22
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