Full Title Studio Skills Architectural Representation 2b

Short Title ArchRep 2b

Code DSGN06080
Level 06
Credit 05

Author Brady, Cliona
Department Civil Eng. and Construction

Subject Area Design
Attendence N/A%
Fee

Description
This module will develop a range of design communication and representation skills using appropriate media including personal skills involving discussion, negotiation, and team-working.


Indicative Syllabus
2d and 3d Orthographic Drawing

Analytical Diagramming

Perspective drawing and rendering

Modes of Presentation

Rendering techniques

Models as part of the design process

CAD Drawing and File Management.

Basic Lighting and material skills.

Importing and use of various file formats into CAD programmes.

2D and 3D drafting skills within different CAD environments.

Learning Outcomes
On completion of this module the learner will/should be able to
  1. Deliver visual, verbal and written presentations utilising appropriate language, terminology and representational graphics

  2. Compile and deliver a presentation to a peer group and to listen and critically respond to the views of others

  3. Produce orthographic and paraline architectural drawings aligned with studio design projects

  4. Integrate the context, use and cross-referencing of design information in a set of drawings

  5. Construct and utilise scale models, using appropriate materials, as a design development tool from concept to presentation stage aligned with studio design projects

  6. Create detailed and accurate design drawings within a CAD programme

  7. Generate design images from CAD models

  8. Create and modify advanced imagery within an image editing programme


Assessment Strategies
Formative and summative continuous assessment modes using a range of techniques which includes group and/or individual work mainly: drawings, models and presentations in various media

Module Dependencies
Pre Requisite Modules
None
Co Requisite Modules
None
Incompatible Modules
None

Coursework Assessment Breakdown %
Course Work / Continuous Assessment 100 %

Coursework Assessment Breakdown

Description Outcome Assessed % of Total Assessment Week
Group Project Presentation Research 1,2 20 OnGoing
Individual Project Representation Skills Media 1,3,4,5 50 OnGoing
Practical Evaluation CAD Project 6,7,8 30 OnGoing


End Exam Assessment Breakdown

Description Outcome Assessed % of Total Assessment Week


Open Learning Mode Workload

Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Weekly Workload

Total Average Weekly Learner Workload 0.00 Hours

Distance Learning Mode Workload

Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Weekly Workload

Total Average Weekly Learner Workload 0.00 Hours

Part Time Mode Workload

Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Weekly Workload

Total Average Weekly Learner Workload 0.00 Hours

ACCS Mode Workload

Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Weekly Workload

Total Average Weekly Learner Workload 0.00 Hours

Full Time Mode Workload

Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Weekly Workload
Design Projectwork Architectural Studio Drawing and Presentation 2 Weekly 2.00
Laboratory Practical Computer Laboratory CAD 2 Weekly 2.00
Independent Learning UNKNOWN Self Directed Learning 3 Weekly 3.00

Total Average Weekly Learner Workload 4.00 Hours

Online Learning Mode Workload

Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Weekly Workload

Total Average Weekly Learner Workload 0.00 Hours

Resources
Book Resources
Ching, Francis, D. K, (2002), Architectural Graphics, Van Nostrand Reinhold

Ching, Francis, D. K, (1998), Design Drawing, Wiley

Doyle, M. (1999) Color Drawing,New York: John Wiley & Sons

Farrelly, L. (2008) Representational Techniques.Ava Publishing
Other Resources
None
Url Resources
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