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SRD264 - Studio 04: Publicscapes

Unit details

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

Yolanda Esteban

Prerequisite:SRD163, SRD164
Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with: SRD261
Contact hours:

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

Content

In this studio, Architectural Design will be explored with a major focus on the public role of Architecture and it’s relevance and responsibility to define the urban structure.

Major areas of exploration include: Urban critical site analysis; the social and public role of architecture; introduction to urban complexity; programmatic performance of the built environment, and the integration of technology in Architecture Design.

Special consideration is given to representational aspects, mapping, and the visualization strategies of urban complexity where these are used as tools to define Architectural hypotheses and responses.

Assessment

Assignment 30%, assignment 50%, assignment 20%

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