Courses & Units

Architecture Design Studio 6 KDA321

Launceston

Introduction

This unit develops the ability to design a complex, multi-level, mixed use building in an urban context, and expands the understanding of program and site analysis in this context as a basis for design decisions. The unit also focuses on the application in design of current architectural and theoretical ideas, supported by related contemporary theory explored in KDA322 History and Theory in Design 6. In addition, it provides a vehicle for exploration of Building Technology key themes in relation to medium scale buildings in KDA323 Building Technology in Design 6, including the integration of services.

Summary

Unit name Architecture Design Studio 6
Unit code KDA321
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of SET, AMC, IMAS
School of Architecture & Design
Discipline Architecture and Design
Teaching staff

Dr Helen Norrie

Level Advanced
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston Semester 2 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 2 16/7/2018 10/8/2018 3/9/2018 21/10/2018

* 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 CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
2 2017: $1,131.00 2017: $2,168.00 040101

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

KDA323

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

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


One site visit, if required.

Assessment

Sketch design (30%), design development (60%), and class participation and/or portfolio (10%).

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Textbooks

Required

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