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SRD164 - Studio 02: Matterscapes

Unit details

Year2016 unit information
Enrolment modes:Trimester 2: Waterfront (Geelong)
Credit point(s):2
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

James Coulson

Prerequisite:

Nil

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Contact hours:

1 x 2 hour class per week, 5 hours studio per week.

Content

In this studio, Architectural Design will be explored with a major focus on tectonic and material design processes.  Major areas of exploration include: Material and tectonic understanding of Architecture; integration of elemental technology and building strategies; structural and spatial orders, constructional and envelope systems; immediate context analysis and integration as a relevant parameter in design processes.

Special consideration is given to Architecture representational conventions, as an essential tool to communicate design strategies

Assessment

Assignment 30%, Assignment 50%, Assignment 20%

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