ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN FUNDAMENTALS: VISUAL STUDIES

ARCH271. ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN FUNDAMENTALS: VISUAL STUDIES (6 CR.: 2LEC, 8STU)

Introductory course including fundamentals of architectural drafting techniques, two dimensional representation, and orthographic projections. Studies of artistic expression and inventive composition.

Principles and rules of visual composition. Vocabulary of visual composition, relationships and aesthetics. Experimentation, diverse tools and materials used to visually interpret artwork and design concepts. Practical considerations and applications.