Research in Architectural Practice
|Course code ARBE6223||Units 20||Level 6000||Faculty of Engineering and Built EnvironmentSchool of Architecture and Built Environment|
Architecture has diverse research opportunities and this course provides students with the opportunity to undertake a self directed project which draws on the philosophical, theoretical, ethical and methodological concepts and processes associated with academic research activities within the architectural discipline.
Available in 2014
|Objectives||On completion of this course students should be able to:|
1. Effectively undertake an Architectural practice based research project.
2. Demonstrate effective decision-making and problem-solving skills.
3. Identify and engage with with appropriate literature to identify appropriate information and synthesise this in a scholarly report
4. Utilise planning skills for successful project outcomes.
5. Demonstrate the ability to carry out independent research in design.
6. Display an ability to apply critical and analytical skills.
7. Demonstrate research, production and time management skills.
|Content||The content of the research project in the discipline of design will be substantially determined by the student in consultation with their supervisor. This may include a creative or practical project; work-integrated learning experience and/or a thesis appropriate to research undertaken in the Architecture Discipline. |
The student will engage with the research methodologies, legal and ethical approaches appropriate to the discipline.
|Replacing Course(s)||Not Applicable|
|Modes of Delivery||Distance Learning : IT Based|
Flexible Delivery / Student Centred Learning
|Contact Hours||Lecture: for 1 hour(s) per Week for 12 weeks|
Individual Supervision: for 2 hour(s) per Week for 10 weeks
Tutorial: for 2 hour(s) per Week for 4 weeks
|Timetables||2014 Course Timetables for ARBE6223|