DSGN06080 2013 Studio Skills Architectural Representation 2b
This module will develop a range of design communication and representation skills using appropriate media including personal skills involving discussion, negotiation, and team-working.
On completion of this module the learner will/should be able to;
Deliver visual, verbal and written presentations utilising appropriate language, terminology and representational graphics
Compile and deliver a presentation to a peer group and to listen and critically respond to the views of others
Produce orthographic and paraline architectural drawings aligned with studio design projects
Integrate the context, use and cross-referencing of design information in a set of drawings
Construct and utilise scale models, using appropriate materials, as a design development tool from concept to presentation stage aligned with studio design projects
Create detailed and accurate design drawings within a CAD programme
Generate design images from CAD models
Create and modify advanced imagery within an image editing programme
Module Assessment Strategies
Formative and summative continuous assessment modes using a range of techniques which includes group and/or individual work mainly: drawings, models and presentations in various media
· 2d and 3d Orthographic Drawing
· Analytical Diagramming
· Perspective drawing and rendering
· Modes of Presentation
· Rendering techniques
· Models as part of the design process
· CAD Drawing and File Management.
· Basic Lighting and material skills.
· Importing and use of various file formats into CAD programmes.
· 2D and 3D drafting skills within different CAD environments.
Coursework & Assessment Breakdown
|Title||Type||Form||Percent||Week||Learning Outcomes Assessed|
|1||Group Project Presentation Research||Continuous Assessment||Group Project||20 %||OnGoing||1,2|
|2||Individual Project Representation Skills Media||Continuous Assessment||Project||50 %||OnGoing||1,3,4,5|
|3||Practical Evaluation CAD Project||Continuous Assessment||Project||30 %||OnGoing||6,7,8|
Full Time Mode 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|
Ching, Francis, D. K, (2002), Architectural Graphics, Van Nostrand Reinhold
Ching, Francis, D. K, (1998), Design Drawing, Wiley
Doyle, M. (1999) Color Drawing,New York: John Wiley & Sons
Farrelly, L. (2008) Representational Techniques.Ava Publishing