Courses & Units

Architecture Study Tour KDA373

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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
College/School College of Sciences and Engineering
School of Architecture and Design
Discipline Architecture & Design
Coordinator Doctor Helen Norrie
Available as student elective? Yes
Delivered By University of Tasmania
Level Advanced

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Learning Outcomes

  • Reflect, critique and analyse various approaches, models and principles of design in different community and cultural contexts.
  • Demonstrate skills and competencies in intercultural awareness.
  • Employ critical, exploratory and conceptual thinking to engage in and constructively evaluate the processes of collaborative designing and/or making.
  • Collaborate with peers and take responsibility for aspects of trip activities, including work health and safety.
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Requisites

Prerequisites

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

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

1 x 2-week trip with distributed activite

AssessmentProject (80%)|Reflective Journal (20%)
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Textbooks

Required

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