Courses & Units

History and Theory in Design 1: Architecture and Design, Antiquity—1750 KDA114

Launceston

Introduction

This unit provides an introductory global survey of early architecture and design. It develops knowledge and understandings of key concepts, landscapes, cities, buildings and design relative to social, cultural and technological dimensions contexts.

Summary

Unit name History and Theory in Design 1: Architecture and Design, Antiquity—1750
Unit code KDA114
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of SET, AMC, IMAS
School of Architecture & Design
Discipline Architecture and Design
Teaching staff

Dr Stuart King

Level Introductory
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
Note

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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 26/2/2018 23/3/2018 16/4/2018 3/6/2018

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2018 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2018 will be available from the 1st October 2017.

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education

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Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Two hour lecture per week (12 weeks).
One hour tutorial or seminar per week (12 weeks).

Assessment

Written assignments, design research project and visual slide test.

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Textbooks

Required

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