ARCH 400 Architecture Design Studio I

Course

Overview

Faculty Assigned
TBD
Credits
6
Term
Spring
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.

NAAB Student Performance Criteria Addressed (2014 Conditions for Accreditation)

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

 

A.1 Professional Communication Skills

A.2 Design Thinking Skills

A.3 Investigative Skills

A.4 Architectural Design Skills

A.5 Ordering Systems

A.6 Use of Precedents

A.7 History and Global Culture

B.2 Site Design

B.5 Structural Systems