Communication in the Built Environment 3

Course code ARBE2200Units 10Level 2000Faculty of Engineering and Built EnvironmentSchool of Architecture and Built Environment

Develops architectural communication skills through application of advanced skills of perception, analysis, design development and presentation. Freehand and drafted drawing techniques, plus model making, rendering, and projections combine to form a skill base for successful 2D and 3D communication of architectural ideas.

Available in 2015

Callaghan CampusSemester 1
Previously offered in 2014
ObjectivesDevelopment of freehand drawing skills to represent architectural elements and contexts, and for exploration of design alternatives;
Development of freehand and technical drafting for design exploration and verification;
Development of rendering skills to represent buildings and related elements;
Refinement of general graphic skills to represent buildings and related elements in 2 dimensions for formal and informal communications;
Exploration of rendering techniques and a variety of media for professional presentation;
Exploration of model-making in a variety of media for design evolution and presentation.
ContentAdvanced freehand sketching for built environment communication
Use of notebook for field notes, visual diary, skill development
2D representation: axonometric and other parallel projections
Rendering techniques in various media
3D representation: advanced architectural model-making
Replacing Course(s)Not applicable
TransitionNot applicable
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeARBE1100 and ARBE1103 and ARBE1200 and ARBE1220
Modes of DeliveryInternal Mode
Teaching MethodsLecture
Assessment Items
Other: (please specify)Drawing Portfolio A
Drawing Portfolio B
Other: (please specify)Notebook
Other: (please specify)Model
Contact HoursTutorial: for 2 hour(s) per Week for 12 weeks
Workshop: for 3 hour(s) per Week for 1 weeks
Lecture: for 1 hour(s) per Week for 11 weeks
Compulsory Components
Requisite by EnrolmentBachelor of Design (Architecture)
Timetables2015 Course Timetables for ARBE2200