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Bachelor of Design Elective Subjects

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Overview

Subjects approved as Design discipline subjects in the Bachelor of Design .

Intended learning outcomes

Subjects contributing to the core requirements within the Bachelor of Design- Majors.

Structure

Students will be expected to complete a series of subjects taken from any discipline offered within the Bachelor of Design. Within each discipline there are specific subject sequences which lead to the completion of required core subjects in a major. For further information regarding sample study plans for single and double majors please visit:

http://edsc.unimelb.edu.au/undergraduate/course-planning/bdes

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Bachelor of Design Elective Subjects

Architecture, Building and Planning

Code Name Study period Credit Points
ABPL10004 Global Foundations of Design
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
ABPL10005 Understanding the Built Environment
Semester 1
12.5
ARCH10001 Foundations of Design: Representation
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
ARCH10002 Construction as Alchemy
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
ARCH10003 Design Studio Alpha
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
PROP10001 Economics and Cities
Semester 2
12.5
PLAN10002 Introduction to Urban Planning
Semester 2
12.5
CONS10001 Principles of Building
Semester 2
12.5
LARC10001 Natural History
Semester 2
12.5
PLAN10001 Cities Past and Future
Semester 1
12.5

Code Name Study period Credit Points
ARCH20001 Design Studio Beta
Semester 1
12.5
ARCH20002 Design Studio Gamma
Semester 2
12.5
ARCH20003 Modern Architecture: MoMo to PoMo
Semester 1
12.5
ARCH20004 Digital Design
Semester 1
12.5
ABPL20033 Construction Analysis
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
ABPL20035 Cities: From Local to Global
Semester 1
12.5
ABPL20036 Environmental Building Systems
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
ABPL20042 Construction of Residential Buildings
Semester 1
12.5
ABPL20053 Construction of Concrete Buildings
Semester 2
12.5
CONS20002 Measurement of Building Designs
Semester 2
12.5
PLAN20001
PROP20001 Finance for Built Environment
Semester 1
12.5
PROP20002 Design and Property Principles
Semester 1
12.5
PROP20003 Design and Property Industry Studies
Semester 2
12.5
LARC20001 Designing Living Systems
Semester 2
12.5
PLAN20002 Urban Design for People and Places
Semester 2
12.5
ARCH30005 Design Visualisation: Digital Techniques
Semester 2
12.5

Code Name Study period Credit Points
PLAN30003 Planning Social Research Workshop
Semester 1
12.5
ARCH30001 Design Studio Delta
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
ARCH30002 Design Studio Epsilon
Semester 2
25
ABPL30041 Construction Design
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
ABPL30042 Landscape Studio 3: Urban Open Space
Semester 1
12.5
ABPL30061 Landscape Studio 4: Designed Ecologies
Semester 2
25
ABPL30039 Construction Contract Administration
Semester 2
12.5
ABPL30044 Industry Partner project Studio
Semester 2
12.5
ABPL30046 Steel and Concrete Structural Systems
Semester 1
12.5
ABPL30055 Construction Management
Semester 1
12.5
PLAN30001 Planning Scenario and Policy Workshop
Semester 1
12.5
ABPL30060 Urban Precinct Studio
Semester 2
25
ABPL30059 Property Case Studies
Semester 1
12.5
PROP30001 Valuation of Land and Buildings
Semester 1
12.5
PROP30002 Sustainable Management of Design Assets
Semester 2
12.5
PROP30003 Design and Property Studio
Semester 2
12.5
PLAN30004 Transport Oriented Design
Semester 1
12.5
LARC30001 Site Tectonics
Semester 1
12.5
LARC30002 Interpreting Australian Landscape Design
Semester 2
12.5
ARCH30003 Environmental Design- Commercial Not available in 2019 12.5
ARCH30004 Environmental Design-Residential
Winter Term
12.5
ARCH30005 Design Visualisation: Digital Techniques
Semester 2
12.5
ABPL30053 Formative Ideas in Architecture
Semester 1
12.5
ABPL30057 Asia Pacific Modernities
Semester 2
12.5
CONS30001 Building Information Modelling
Semester 1
12.5
CONS30002 Building Information Management
Semester 2
12.5
ABPL30063 AA Visiting School Undergraduate
July
12.5
ABPL30068 Design Internship
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
ABPL30069 Installations and Happenings
Semester 1
12.5
CVEN30011 Smart Transportation
Semester 2
12.5
ABPL30064 Humanitarian Design Internship
November
12.5
MULT30022 Indigenous Engineering and Design
Semester 2
12.5
ABPL30067 Design Workshop
Semester 1
12.5
PERF30001 Public Event Design
Winter Term
12.5
GDES30004 Design Visualisation: Analogue
Winter Term
12.5

Science

Code Name Study period Credit Points
MAST10005 Calculus 1
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
MAST10006 Calculus 2
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
MAST10007 Linear Algebra
Summer Term
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
MAST20029 Engineering Mathematics
Summer Term
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
PHYC10003 Physics 1
Semester 1
12.5

Engineering

Code Name Study period Credit Points
COMP10002 Foundations of Algorithms
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
COMP10003 Media Computation
Semester 1
12.5
INFO10003 Fundamentals of Interaction Design
Semester 2
12.5
ENGR10005 Statics
Semester 2
12.5
ENGR20004 Engineering Mechanics
Summer Term
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
ENEN20002 Earth Processes for Engineering
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
ENGR20003 Engineering Materials
Semester 2
12.5
ELEN20005 Foundations of Electrical Networks
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
GEOM20013 Applications of GIS
Semester 1
12.5
GEOM20015 Surveying and Mapping
Semester 2
12.5
INFO20003 Database Systems
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
COMP20007 Design of Algorithms
Semester 1
12.5
COMP20008 Elements of Data Processing
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
COMP20005 Engineering Computation
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
CVEN30008 Engineering Risk Analysis
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
CVEN30009 Structural Theory and Design
Semester 2
12.5
CVEN30010 Systems Modelling and Design
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
ENGR30002 Fluid Mechanics
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
MCEN30017 Mechanics & Materials
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
MCEN30018 Thermodynamics and Fluid Mechanics
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
MCEN30014 Mechanical Design
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
GEOM30009 Imaging the Environment
Semester 1
12.5
GEOM30013 Land Administration Systems
Semester 2
12.5
GEOM30012 Integrated Spatial Systems
Semester 2
12.5
INFO30005 Web Information Technologies
Semester 1
12.5
COMP30019 Graphics and Interaction
Semester 2
12.5
COMP30023 Computer Systems
Semester 1
12.5
COMP30022 IT Project
Semester 2
12.5
MAST20029 Engineering Mathematics
Summer Term
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5
INFO20004 Usability Evaluation Methods
Semester 2
12.5
INFO30008 Interactive Technology Project
Semester 2
25
ENVS10006 Mapping Environments
Semester 1
12.5
INFO30009 Game Design
Semester 1
12.5
CVEN30011 Smart Transportation
Semester 2
12.5
PLAN30004 Transport Oriented Design
Semester 1
12.5

VCA and MCM

Code Name Study period Credit Points
FINA10026 Critical and Theoretical Studies 1
Semester 1
12.5
FINA10032 Critical and Theoretical Studies 2
Semester 2
12.5
FINA20029 Critical and Theoretical Studies 3
Semester 1
12.5
GDES10001 Graphic Design Studio 1: Image & Text
Semester 2
12.5
GDES20001 Graphic Design Studio 2: Image & Media
Semester 1
12.5
GDES20002 Colour Studio
Semester 2
12.5
GDES30001 Infographics Studio
Semester 1
12.5
GDES30002 Branding
Semester 1
12.5
GDES30003 Graphic Design Studio 3
Semester 2
25
MUSI10223 Sound in Performance
Semester 2
12.5
FINA20041 The Figure in Performance
Semester 2
12.5
FINA20043 Light in Performance
Semester 1
12.5
FINA30022 Space Studio
Semester 1
12.5
FINA30023 Space in Performance
Semester 1
12.5
FINA30024 Performance Design Studio
Semester 2
25
GDES30004 Design Visualisation: Analogue
Winter Term
12.5
PERF30001 Public Event Design
Winter Term
12.5

Business and Economics

Code Name Study period Credit Points
MKTG10001 Principles of Marketing
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5

Law

Code Name Study period Credit Points
BLAW10001 Principles of Business Law
Semester 1
Semester 2
12.5

Last updated: 10 August 2019