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. Offered fall only.
Minimum grade of C- in ARCH401. Must be in Architecture (B.S.) program.
Student Performance Criteria Addressed
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 A.11. Applied Research B.2. Accessibility B.3. Sustainability B.4. Site Design B.5. Life Safety B.9. Structural Systems