Courses & Units

Architecture Design Studio 5 KDA311

Launceston

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Introduction

Develops students' ability to understand the notion of 'context' in the broadest cultural sense through the exploration of an adaptive reuse project, developing an appreciation for both built fabric and the cultural meaning of places. The unit also focuses on the social content of architectural programs, supported by related social and cultural theory explored in KDA312 History and Theory in Design 5. In addition, it provides a vehicle for exploration of Building Technology `key themes` in relation to medium scale buildings and indoor environments, in KDA313 Building Technology in Design 5.

This unit may be co-taught with unit KDA319 to allow for blended or discipline specific assessment tasks.

Summary

Unit name Architecture Design Studio 5
Unit code KDA311
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of SET, AMC, IMAS
School of Architecture & Design
Discipline Architecture and Design
Coordinator

Teaching staff

Ms Kirsty Máté

Level Advanced
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

Prerequisites

Co-requisites

KDA313

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

One hour lecture per week (12 weeks).Three hours studio per week (12 weeks).


One site visit.

Assessment

Research projects, conceptual design projects, design studio projects

TimetableView the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable

Textbooks

Required

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

Recommended

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