Introduction to Architecture (SAUSART450)
Course Fee (2 weeks only): NT$68,053
Duration: 2 Weeks; Session 2 only: June 20 to July 1 (8:00 am- 1:00 pm)
Students are introduced to the concepts of architecture through designing, drawing, and model-making. They will develop their visual problem-solving skills, learn about spatial organization, think like artists, and push their creativity when working on assignments. They will explore various kinds of relationships between people and built forms, as well as consider the impact of sustainability. Assignments will explore fundamental design principles that outline the elements of architectural design similar to those found in university. Computer software such as AutoCAD and Autodesk 3ds Max are introduced as additional artistic tools.
Successful completion of the course fulfils 0.5 credits towards the Performing/Visual Arts graduation requirement.