Architecture & Context (ARCH5011)

15 (0.125 EFTS)
To provide a stimulating introduction to studies in architecture.
Pre-requisites / Co-requisites: 
Topics include: 

The geographical formation of Aotearoa New Zealand; Maori spiritual relationship with the land; European settlement organisations; Treaty of Waitangi; geographical patterns of European settlement; the marae - customs and traditions.
Current non-Maori spiritual and secular attitudes, environmental issues, the Kyoto Agreement, the regulatory framework, the construction industry, the discipline and practice of architecture
Making architecture
principles of structure, construction and services; concepts of habitability, comfort, safety, stability, durability, sustainability; design methodologies.
Experiencing architecture
solids and cavities, scale and proportion, rhythm in architecture, textural effects, daylight in architecture, colour in architecture, hearing architecture.
Choose your class for this course from the option(s) below. You will need to attend all the sessions in that class to complete the course. Where more than one class number is shown, choose one of them and attend all sessions within that class number. (Note: If a class is held in different locations at the same time, you only need to attend all the sessions in one of the locations.)
There are no classes on public holidays.

Class: 1113

You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.

From – ToSessionDayTimeCampus (Room)
6 Mar 18 - 10 Apr 18 LectureTuesday08:30 - 10:30 Mt Albert (001-2075)
8 Mar 18 - 12 Apr 18 LectureThursday10:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (001-2075)
1 May 18 - 5 Jun 18 LectureTuesday08:30 - 10:30 Mt Albert (001-2075)
3 May 18 - 7 Jun 18 LectureThursday10:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (001-2075)
Note: This course is offered as part of Bachelor of Architectural Studies.

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