Courses & Units

History and Theory in Design 3: Attitudes in Architecture and Design KDA212

Launceston

Introduction

This unit examines the history of intellectual theories and social positions in design and architecture. It aims to develop a critical approach to design and architecture by interrogating key examples of discourse and practice dating from the turn of the twentieth century.

Summary

Unit name History and Theory in Design 3: Attitudes in Architecture and Design
Unit code KDA212
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of SET, AMC, IMAS
School of Architecture & Design
Discipline Architecture and Design
Teaching staff

Dr Andrew Steen

Level Intermediate
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
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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

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Teaching

Teaching Pattern

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

Assessment

Research tasks, written assignment, and design research project.

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Textbooks

Required

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