ARCH100 Introduction to Architectural Design

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Course Code Course Title Weekly Hours* ECTS Weekly Class Schedule
T P
ARCH100 Introduction to Architectural Design 1 2 6 Tuesday 09:00 - 11:50
Prerequisite None It is a prerequisite to
Lecturer Ahmed Obralić Office Hours / Room / Phone
Monday:
13:00-15:00
Friday:
9:00-12:00
A F3.17
E-mail aobralic@ius.edu.ba
Assistant Assistant E-mail
Course Objectives To develop the students' capability to design different functional units in one individual house by using architecutral standards, regulations
and architecutal language. (functional units for living and working, sleeping and kitchen)
Textbook Neufert, Ernst, Neufert, Peter, "Neufert Architects' Data", Wiley-Blackwell; 4 edition, 2012.
Additional Literature
  • Neufert, Ernst, Neufert, Peter, "Neufert Architects' Data", Wiley-Blackwell; 4 edition, 2012.
Learning Outcomes After successful  completion of the course, the student will be able to:
  1. Successfully demonstrate the managing of space relationships.
  2. Demonstrate the understanding of contemporary living house unit.
  3. Perform the ability to use norms and standards in proper way.
  4. Perform the ability to connect the spaces in terms of function and aesthetic..
  5. Perform the ability to present the work using architectural language.
Teaching Methods Class discussions with examples. Active tutorial sessions for engaged learning and continuous feedback on progress. Class debates on relevant case studies.
Teaching Method Delivery Face-to-face Teaching Method Delivery Notes
WEEK TOPIC REFERENCE
Week 1 Introduction to the course. Explanation of tasks and expectations.
Week 2 Architectural language. Use of drawing equipment.
Week 3 Architectural language. Presentation of certain elements in conceptual design project.
Week 4 Spatial requirements, dimensional standards.
Week 5 Spatial requirements, dimensional standards. Analysis of referent examples.
Week 6 Analysis of referent examples.Space for living. Living room, dining area.
Week 7 Sketching exam I.
Week 8 Working kitchen. Kitchen triangle.Communication with other functional units.
Week 9 Midterm examination
Week 10 Working kitchen. Kitchen triangle.. Sketching exam II.
Week 11 Space for sleeping. Bedroom for parents and children. Spatial requirements and standards.
Week 12 Space for sleeping. Bedroom for parents and children. Sketching exam III.
Week 13 Connection of functional units.
Week 14 Final review of students' projects
Week 15 Final review of students' projects
Assessment Methods and Criteria Evaluation Tool Quantity Weight Alignment with LOs
Final Exam 1 30 1,2,3,4,5
Semester Evaluation Components
Active Tutorials 14 20 1,2,3,4,5
In-term Exam 1 20 1,2,5
Sketching exams 3 30 1,3,5
***     ECTS Credit Calculation     ***
 Activity Hours Weeks Student Workload Hours Activity Hours Weeks Student Workload Hours
Lecture Hours 1 15 15 Sketching exam. 3 3 9
Active tutorials 2 14 28 Home study 3 14 42
In-term Exam study 12 2 24 Final Exam study 12 2 24
Term/project presentation 4 2 8
        Total Workload Hours = 150
*T= Teaching, P= Practice ECTS Credit = 6
Course Academic Quality Assurance: Semester Student Survey Last Update Date: 14/02/2024
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