Interior Theory and Methodologies
Harness visual and written language to convey a design idea that speaks to the concept of the interior. Spend time developing a research design and framework. Deconstruct interior design theories from global, local and Indigenous points of view.
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- 31 Aug 2020
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At the completion of this subject students will be able to:
- deconstruct and evaluate theoretical positions (including indigenous) that underpin design work,
- evaluate and synthesise information local, international and Indigenous, relevant to a complex project,
- incorporate theoretical knowledge within an approved self-nominated project,
- communicate a complex design hypothesis visually and in writing.
- Research Design
- Research Framework
- Research Methods
- Literature Reviews
- Critical Thinking
- Interior Theory
You cannot enrol in this subject if you have successfully completed any of the following subject(s) because they are considered academically equivalent:
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Webcam, Speakers, Microphone
This subject was previously known as BIA420 Interior Architecture Advanced Theory and Research.
This subject explores techniques, methods and methodologies relevant to design research and practice, extending an understanding of ways in which the interior can be experienced. Students learn how to integrate traditional methodologies and creative practice. They will incorporate theory, practice and research that informs design. International, local and Indigenous perspectives are considered.
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- Literature Review (30%)
- Case Study (35%)
- Presentation (35%)
Textbooks are not required.