ARC 171◊ Architectural Design I

3 credits

Last Update Effective: 8/24/08

A beginning studio course in basic design and drawing introducing the aesthetic principles of movement, balance, rhythm, repetition, proportion, scale and sequence, along with sketching and drawing techniques, orthographic projection, axonometric, obliques, perspectives, shades, shadows and models. May be combined with ARC 172◊ (advanced architecture students) in order to be able to learn from other students’ efforts, share ideas and learn how to work as a team.

Prerequisite: ARC 109◊ or concurrent enrollment, and ARC 187◊ or concurrent enrollment

Lecture: 1 hour

Laboratory: 5 hours

(course fee required)