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SRA323 - Contemporary Architecture

Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:

0.125

Unit chair:

Mirjana Lozanovska

Prerequisite:

SRA215

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours:

20 hours of classes and 13 hours of seminars per trimester. Students are expected to attend 3 hours per week.

Note: You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.

Content

The focus of this unit is on architectural and urban projects designed in the period between 1968 and the present day. Specific investigations of projects to exemplify the dynamic ways in which architecture participates in the production of the contemporary built environment will be put in the context of a broader range of projects and the larger scale of history. The significance of western and non-western projects will be examined.

Assessment

Exercises 30%, assignment 30%, essay 40%

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