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Length
4 Sessions
Price
Program ($500 USD)
Institution
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Subject
Visual Arts, Architecture
Skill Level
Beginner
Topics
Design Architecture, Architecture, Rhino3D, Adob
Course Description

This course introduces three-dimensional composition of modules, basic form and volume principles, and form-based (three-dimensional) operational and ordering strategies. We will focus on the relationships between form and space with basic ingredients such as planes, surfaces, masses, and volumes. Students will produce physical and digital working models of their module studies as well as generating plan and section drawing types.

schedule

This course is in scheduled mode and starts Feb 13, 2018. Learn more about scheduled courses here.

Session 1: Ordering 3D Modules
This session reinforces an understanding of ordering systems using three-dimensional modules. The focus is primarily on physical and digital modeling.
Session 2: Aggregating Modules
This session reinforces an understanding of geometric operations. We will aggregate our three-dimensional modules into a larger form via digital modeling.
Session 3: Interlocking Spatial Systems
This session introduces plan and section drawing types and conventions. The model from the previous session will be sliced and drawn to reveal unique spatial opportunities and sequences through drawing development.
Session 4: Breaking the Cube
In this session we will work in reverse, starting with a cube, and breaking, sliding, and folding its planes to create a spatial construct. Digital and physical models will be necessary to complete this investigation.
Learning Outcomes

Below you will find an overview of the Learning Outcomes you will achieve as you complete this course.

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This course is also part of the Program: Fundamentals of Digital Design for Architecture . Earn a verified Specialist Certificate for successfully completing a Program.

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Credit Elligible Program
This course is one of 3 courses in the Fundamentals of Digital Design for Architecture Program and is offered for credits from University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

Earn a verified Specialist Certificate after successfully completing a Program. And whenever you complete a course as a Premium member, you earn a verified Certificate of Accomplishment . These certificates are proof that you completed an online course on our platform and can easily be shared with its unique link.

Instructors & Guests
What You Need to Take This Course

Prior Knowledge: Prior knowledge of Rhino3D, Adobe Illustrator, and Adobe Photoshop is helpful, but not required.

Materials: Textbook: Johnson and Vermillion (2016), Digital Design Exercises for Architecture Students, Routledge.

Equipment: Computer

Software: Rhino 3D, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop

Additional Information

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If a student signs up for the Fundamentals of Digital Design for Architecture program, it is recommended that these courses are taken sequentially.

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