ARCH400 Architecture Studio I

Course

Overview

Faculty Assigned
Credits
6
Term
N/A
Schedule/Location
MWF 2:00pm - 6:00pm

Synopsis

Catalog Description

Introduction to architectural design with particular emphasis on conventions and principles of architecture, visual and verbal communication skills, formal analysis, design process, spatial composition, architectural promenade, basic program distribution, and elementary constructional and environmental responses.

Prerequisites

Must be in Architecture (B.S.) program.

Student Performance Criteria Addressed

In ARCH 400 the Student Performance Criteria listed below are introduced, but not mastered in this course. 


A.1. Communication Skills
A.2. Design Thinking Skills
A.3. Visual Communication Skills
A.5. Investigative Skills
A.6. Fundamental Design Skills
A.7. Use of Precedents
A.8. Ordering Systems Skills
B.2. Accessibility
B.3. Sustainability
B.4. Site Design
B.9. Structural Systems