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Digital Design Applications (ABPL90123)

Graduate courseworkPoints: 12.5On Campus (Parkville)

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Year of offer2019
Subject levelGraduate coursework
Subject codeABPL90123
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Semester 2
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This subject focuses on algorithmic digital form explorations using intensive computational scripting coupled with fabrication of detailed material models. The selected topics introduced in the subject include: variational design, interactive skins and spaces, materials and technologies of digital fabrication.

Intended learning outcomes

On completion of the subject students should have developed:

  • knowledge of the impact of digital technology on theoretical issues in spatial design;
  • critical awareness of the relationship between representation and spatial design with an emphasis on digital design environments;
  • skills in the use of computational design and digital technologies.

Generic skills

  • Critical thinking and analysis.
  • Information gathering and critical synthesis.
  • Comprehension of complex concepts and the ability to express them lucidly in writing.
  • Methods of documentation and presentation.

Last updated: 13 August 2019