ARCH 530 - Architectural Design VII
Credit Hours: 6
Lecture Hours: 0
Laboratory Hours: 12
Prerequisite(s): ARCH 470 with a C+ or higher
This comprehensive design studio focuses on technical concerns critical to the practice of architecture such as lighting, materials, structures, building envelopes and code requirements. These technical elements are studied through the lens of sustainability and integrated design. Technical software is used to analyze and document the building design.
Student Learning Outcomes of the Course:
1. Professionally communicate by writing, speaking and creating clear and accurate presentation graphics and architectural orthographic drawings.
2. Develop projects and problem solve using the iterative design processes.
3. Create designs that meet aesthetic goals, enhances human experience and improve the site and community they are built in.
4. Formulate comprehensive design solutions that incorporate user requirements, comprehensive technical details and sustainable solutions in an integrated manner.