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This subject is not offered in 2008.
|Contact Hours: Two lectures and one tutorial a week or the equivalent
Total Time Commitment: Not available
|702-431 Australian Architecture and admission to a post-BPD course.
|Recommended Background Knowledge:
|Non Allowed Subjects:
|Core Participation Requirements:
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
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CoordinatorProfessor Miles Lewis
An introduction to analysis of Australian buildings and their technology. Historical investigation from primary sources. The philosophy of conservation and the main avenues for researching buildings. Development of skills in the documentary and physical investigation of buildings including materials, patents, paint and wallpaper analysis.
On completion of the subject students should be able to:
|Exercises (drawn and/or written) to the equivalent of not more than 5000 words.
|Prescribed Texts:Physical Investigation of a Building (M Lewis), Melbourne, 1989
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date
On completion of the subject students should have developed the following skills and capabilities:
Available 2007 and alternate years thereafter.
Graduate Diploma Planning & Design(Architectural History & Conservation)
Master of Architecture
Master of Architecture(by Coursework)
Postgraduate Diploma in Planning & Design (Arch.History & Conservation)
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