ARCH678I Selected Topics in Architecture; Building Information Modeling in Professional Practice: Visual Communication and Collaboration

Course

Overview

Faculty Assigned
Credits
3
Term
Summer 2014
Schedule/Location
MTuWTh 6:30pm - 9:00pm (ARC 1115)
Sa 9:00am - 4:00pm (TBA)

This course is offered twice during Summer Session 2014:

Summer Session I-A: June 2, 2014 - June 20, 2014

Summer Session II-D: August 4, 2014 - August 22, 2014


New graduate students kindly contact Alysia Simpson (alysias@umd.edu) in order to register for this course.

Synopsis

Catalog Description

This course explores architectural practice methods related to integrated project delivery. The course explores topical issues of architectural design concept, collaboration, process and technique related to Building Information Modeling that contemporary architectural practitioners must employ to prepare for digital practice that is based on a modeled construct of architectural assemblage and simulation that transcends previous definitions of convention in design, construction and professional representation. Saturday sessions  to be held in the Ayers Saint Gross Baltimore Office. The Final Review will take place in the Ayers Saint Gross Baltimore office on the final class from 1-6pm.

Topical Outline

This course is highly recommended for all new Path A Master of Architecture students who will enroll in ARCH 600/611 during the fall semester.