Courses & Units

Architecture Design Studio 3 KDA211

Launceston

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Introduction

This unit develops fundamental skills in design, including site analysis, preliminary design and sketch design. Students explore and integrate design criteria including contextual response, activity support and construction principles. The studio will emphasise designing in section and responding to human habitation patterns. Architectural design students will need to demonstrate an ability to design small to medium scale buildings of moderate complexity and successfully integrate them with either an infill or green field site.

Some studio components of KDA212 History and Theory in Design 3 and KDA213 Building Technology in Design 3/ KDA210 Interior Materials and Components will extend the practice of studio design.

This unit may be co-taught with unit KDA209 to allow for blended or discipline specific assessment tasks.

Summary

Unit name Architecture Design Studio 3
Unit code KDA211
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of SET, AMC, IMAS
School of Architecture & Design
Discipline Architecture and Design
Coordinator

Teaching staff

Dr Richard Burnham

Level Intermediate
Available as student elective? No
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

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Requisites

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

One hour lecture per week (12 weeks).
Three hours of studios and/or presentations per week (12 weeks).

Assessment

One central project continually assessed during its development through to final resolution.

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Textbooks

Required

Information about any textbook requirements will be available from mid November.

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