Master Course Syllabus · Visual and Performing Arts · Architecture - ARCH
Architectural Design II
- Master Course Syllabus
- Section ALL
- 3 Credits
- 01/01/2018 to 09/01/2018
- Modified 01/09/2019
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.
Prerequisites: ARCH 1303 Architectural Design I
Core Curriculum Statement
This course is not a core curriculum course.
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.
Computer access outside of the classroom
Sketchbook (8.5x11 or larger, blank sheets)
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.
Semester Projects and Final Project
A (100 - 90%)
B ( 89 - 80%)
C ( 79 - 70%)
D ( 69 - 60%)
F ( < 60%)
Blinn College Policies
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.
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: