Architectural Communications 1 (BDES1012)

UNIT OF STUDY

Architectural Communications 1 introduces students to fundamental modes of communication that are used to comprehend, conceive, explore, articulate and document architecture. It covers the domains of sketching, technical drawing, model making, verbal and written communication, diagramming and photography. It both familiarises students with necessary technical skills and encourages their creative deployment through practical experimentation.

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Classes

Lecture, computer laboratory and studio contact, plus self-directed preparation and assignments, for a minimum total student commitment averaging 9 hours per week.

Assessment

Assignments (70%), Portfolio (30%)

Faculty/department permission required?

No

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Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

Assumed knowledge: HSC Mathematics and HSC English Standard or equivalent

Prohibitions

DESA1001

Corequisites

BDES1020, BDES1023

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