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Interior Architecture Studio - Foundation
Undergraduate | CUR-BIA140 | 2024
Step into the world of design to examine the role of the interior architect. Delve into cities and study spaces including gardens, squares and pavilions. Address space, form and structure. Come up with conceptual project ideas inspired by your studies
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- Study method
- 100% online
- 100% online
- Entry requirements
- No ATAR needed,
- No prior study
- 13 weeks
- Start dates
- 26 Feb 2024,
- 26 Aug 2024
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Interior Architecture Studio - Foundation
About this subject
At the completion of this subject students will be able to:
- explore and interpret space, form and habitation, recognising human activities, as manifest in the city
- generate concepts as the basis for designing small projects
- communicate design processes through media/techniques appropriate to the discipline of Interior Architecture
- reflect upon, evaluate and edit the development of work produced in this unit.
- Nature and Built Environment
- Built Structure and Human Scale
- Light and Colour
- Observational Sketching
- Photography and Composite Images
- Introduction to Spatial Design
- Scale Models
This subject was previously known as Interior Design Studio 1 - City.
An introduction to the world of designing – the act and the outcomes with an emphasis on the domain of the ‘interior’ and its creation through design. The subject introduces the discipline of Interior Architecture and the role of the Interior Architect as a practitioner with particular attitudes and beliefs. Community settings within the city are explored as the context of the interior: the city as cultural artefact, its conditions, its histories and spaces. Students will study the relationship between idea, space, form and structure as it is related to human activities; analysis of the city as a representation of collective values; analysis, interpretation and creation of the elements of the city including interiors, pavilions, gardens, squares, streets, stairs, doors, gates and windows.
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- Investigation (35%)
- Design (50%)
- Reflection (15%)
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No entry requirements
You should not enrol in this subject if you have successfully completed any of the following subject(s) because they are considered academically equivalent:
CUR-BAS110 (Not currently available)
CUR-BIA140C (Not currently available)
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