Courses & Units

Architecture Study Tour KDA373

Launceston

Note:

This unit is subject to a quota 40 of students.

Introduction

Architecture Choice Units offer students a chance to select units from a range of options that suit their personal interests and professional aspirations. All units express key aspects of our program …

Architecture Study Tour involves visits to a range of buildings, sites, neighbourhoods and landscapes, as well as related architectural activities. The aim of the unit is to enhance students' understanding and appreciation of architecture, context and landscape by visiting and experiencing buildings and places of architectural and/or aesthetic interest and merit, in a location other than that in which they live. Students will photograph, sketch and analyse the buildings and places visited, culminating in a presentation or exhibition..

Summary

Unit name Architecture Study Tour
Unit code KDA373
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
School of Architecture and Design
Discipline Architecture & Design
Coordinator

Helen Norrie

Teaching staff

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

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic
Launceston 5 Week Session Nov 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 2 12/7/2021 10/8/2021 30/8/2021 17/10/2021
5 Week Session Nov 1/11/2021 8/11/2021 19/11/2021 5/12/2021

* 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).

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Learning Outcomes

1

Reflect, critique and analyse various approaches, models and principles of design in different community and cultural contexts.

2

Demonstrate skills and competencies in intercultural awareness.

3

Employ critical, exploratory and conceptual thinking to engage in and constructively evaluate the processes of collaborative designing and/or making.

4

Collaborate with peers and take responsibility for aspects of trip activities, including work health and safety.

Fees

Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
040101 $993.00 $993.00 not applicable $2,402.00

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

Requisites

Prerequisites

Min 75 credit points from units KDA138, KDA139, KDA140, KDA141, KDA144 or KDA151

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

TBC - please refer to the unit co-ordinator

Assessment

AT1 - Reflective Journal (20%)

AT2 - Studio Project (80%)

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Textbooks

Required

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

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