Weitz Center, HGArchitects
Vertical Design Studio
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The course is being offered as a vertical studio. Arch 554 students will act as design team leaders for the Arch 454 students.
See Arch 454 syllabus.
This course aims to meet the NAAB Student Performance Criteria in Realm A, Critical Thinking and Representation, and Realm B, Building Practices, Technical Skills, and Knowledge.
Realm A: Critical Thinking and Representation. Graduates from NAAB-accredited programs must be able to build abstract relationships and understand the impact of ideas based on the study and analysis of multiple theoretical, social, political, economic, cultural, and environmental contexts. Graduates must also be able to use a diverse range of skills to think about and convey architectural ideas, including writing, investigating, speaking, drawing, and modeling.
Student learning aspirations for realm A include:
Realm B: Building Practices, Technical Skills, and Knowledge. Graduates from NAAB-accredited programs must be able to comprehend the technical aspects of design, systems, and materials and be able to apply that comprehension to architectural solutions. In addition, the impact of such decisions on the environment must be well considered.
Student learning aspirations for realm B include:
See pages 15-17 of NAAB's 2014 Conditions http://www.naab.org/accreditation/2014_Conditions for details.