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Master of Architecture Studio B (ABPL90285)

Graduate courseworkPoints: 25On Campus (Parkville)

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Overview

Year of offer2019
Subject levelGraduate coursework
Subject codeABPL90285
Campus
Parkville
Availability
Semester 2
FeesSubject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date

This subject provides an introduction to architectural design resolution, that is, methods of integrating design concepts, spatial definition, program, context, and technology. Through precedent research and design projects, students will gain an understanding of established typologies, respond to existing contexts, and integrate their design concepts with complex spatial planning.

Intended learning outcomes

On completion of this subject, students should be able to:

  • Invent concepts for, and resolve the design of, medium-sized residential buildings;
  • Evaluate their work in relation to other exemplary spatial compositions;
  • Communicate their designs and the disciplinary context in a clear and professional manner.

Generic skills

On completion of this subject, students should be able to:

  • propose and evaluate the development of tectonic strategies;
  • propose alternative solutions to a spatial problem and assess their relative value;
  • develop visual and oral presentation techniques appropriate to particular professional situations;
  • respond creatively to complex and ill-defined problems;
  • apply independent thought and reflection;
  • make use of digital design programs.

Last updated: 3 April 2019