Full Title Architectural Studio Representation 3a

Short Title ArchRep 3a

Code DSGN07063
Level 07
Credit 05

Author Brady, Cliona
Department Civil Eng. and Construction

Subject Area Design
Attendence N/A%
Fee

Description
The module will build on the application of design communication skills using appropriate media including personal skills involving discussion, negotiation, and team-working. Develop visual (drawing, modelling and computer-aided), verbal and written communication methods and evaluate appropriate application. Develop lighting and material skills in CAD programmes and introduce image editing software.

Indicative Syllabus
Sectional perspectives

Detailed orthographic drawings

Freehand drawing and rendering techniques Cross-referencing of design information and integrating presentation packages.

Presentation and process models

Presentation techniques and media

2Dand 3D drafting skills within different CAD environments.

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

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

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

  4. Generate and modify detailed, 3-Dimensional geometry within a CAD programme

  5. Create and modify materials and maps to effectively convey design ideas within a computer graphics programme

  6. Create and modify lights and lighting systems to effectively convey light and shadow solutions within a CAD programme


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

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 Techniques and Media 1,2 20 OnGoing
Design Presentation Drawings and Models Presentation 1,2,3 50 OnGoing
Practical Evaluation CAD 4,5,6 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
Architectural Review

Architect's Journal

Building Design

Detail

Frame Magazine

Landscape Design

Mark Magazine

RIAI Journal

OBJEKT

RIBA Journal
Other Resources
None
Url Resources
Additional Info