ARH 653: Introductory Design Studio 2

ARH 653: Introductory Design Studio 2

Faculty: Eric Reeder / Peter Strzebniok / Simon Battisti / José Ramón Sierra Gómez de León

Course Description

This course emphasizes the development of spatial design skills. Students will increase their capability of visual/graphic thinking, expand their vocabulary of spatial elements, and will continue to develop meaning in their designs.

Course Learning Outcomes

As a result of successfully completing this course, students…

  • Will be able to:

    • Utilize various methods of collecting data from a site ( photography, mapping, diagramming, city archives and zoning)
    • Use different methods of critical thinking and interpreting data from a spatial condition and implement through drawing
    • Articulate a concept driven by the spatial conditions and translate this data into a building project.
    • Develop spatial design concepts by making iterative physical models and spatial sections