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Blinn College • Master Course Syllabus • Visual and Performing Arts • Architecture - ARCH


Architectural Design II ARCH-1304

  • Master Course Syllabus
  • Section ALL
  • 3 Credits
  • 01/01/2018 to 09/01/2018
  • Modified 08/06/2018

Meeting Times


Contact Information


Description


Introduction to architectural concepts. The visual characteristics of two- and three-dimensional forms and spaces. (ACGM)

3 lecture and 3 laboratory hours per week; 96 total contact hours. Credit: 4 semester hours.

Requisites

Prerequisites: ARCH 1303 Architectural Design I

Corequisites: N/A

Core Curriculum Statement


This course is not a core curriculum course.

Outcomes


Apply the properties of various color media and mediums used in rendering the interior/exterior environment orthographic and perspective drawings for presentation purposes.

Communicate mastery of rendering and sketching techniques used for graphic communications and design presentations.

Build presentation and materials boards to communicate materials and color selection for interior/exterior environment.

Build models (physical or 3-dimensional) to communicate design concepts

Build on the knowledge of AutoCAD to further the complexity of his or her designs.

Verbally present designs in a professional manner.

Materials


Flash drive

Computer access outside of the classroom

Sketchbook (8.5x11 or larger, blank sheets)

Course Requirements


Students must complete projects, portfolios, participate in formal and group critique applying the principles and elements of architectural design, participate in open labs activities, exercises, assignments, as well as keep a visual journal.

Evaluation


Criteria

 

Types of evaluations and related weights
Type Weight Topic Notes
Sketchbook 30%    
Projects 60%  

Semester Projects and Final Project

Class Participation 10%    
TOTAL 100%    

Breakdown

A (100 - 90%)  
B ( 89 - 80%)  
C ( 79 - 70%)  
D ( 69 - 60%)  
F ( < 60%)

Blinn College Policies


All policies, guidelines, and procedures in the Blinn College CatalogBlinn College Board Policies, and the Blinn College Administrative Regulations are applicable to this course.

Specific information on civility, attendance, add/drop, scholastic integrity, students with disabilities, final grade appeal, alternative retailers, campus carry and proctoring arrangements and cost.

Notice of any action taken under these protocol and procedures, by Blinn College or its employees, may be delivered by hand, through the U.S. Postal Service, or electronically to the student’s Blinn Buc e-mail account. Notice shall be deemed received upon actual receipt, on deposit in the U.S. Mail, or upon entering the information processing system used by Blinn College for Blinn Buc e-mail accounts, whichever first occurs.

Course Policies


Student Work

Student work not picked up by the last day of finals will be property of Blinn.

All students must complete the Blinn College art release form which can be found here:

https://goo.gl/Q8jzSL

Schedule


Course calendar and related activities
When Topic Notes
 
When Topic Notes
Week 1  

Lecture(s):
Assignment(s):

Contact Hours:6

Week 2  

Lecture(s):
Assignment(s):

Contact Hours:6

Week 3  

Lecture(s):
Assignment(s):

Contact Hours:6

Week 4  

Lecture(s):
Assignment(s):

Contact Hours:6

Week 5  

Lecture(s):
Assignment(s):

Contact Hours:6

Week 6  

Lecture(s):
Assignment(s):

Contact Hours:6

Week 7  

Lecture(s):
Assignment(s):

Contact Hours:6

Week 8  

Lecture(s):
Assignment(s):

Contact Hours:6

Week 9  

Lecture(s):
Assignment(s):

Contact Hours:6

Week 10  

Lecture(s):
Assignment(s):

Contact Hours:6

Week 11  

Lecture(s):
Assignment(s):

Contact Hours:6

Week 12  

Lecture(s):
Assignment(s):

Contact Hours:6

Week 13  

Lecture(s):
Assignment(s):

Contact Hours:6

Week 14  

Lecture(s):
Assignment(s):

Contact Hours:6

Week 15  

Lecture(s):
Assignment(s):

Contact Hours:6

Week 16  

Assignment(s):
Final Exam

Contact Hours:6

   

Total Contact Hours: 96