Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2013.
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This subject is not offered in 2013.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 1 x 2 hour tutorial weekly and 1 x 2 lectures throughout the semester |
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|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
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702-443 (ABPL40013) Environmental Design
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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.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
Environments and Design Student Centre
Ground Floor, Baldwin Spencer (building 113)
Phone: 13 MELB (13 6352)
Introduction to design related theories, strategies and projects responding to environmental issues in architecture. The subject will cover environmental design as a general concern with an emphasis on architectural design innovation (including greenery and site planning) but also covering related fields like environmental art as well as product and commercial design.
To provide an appreciation of design responses and practices arising from the environmental agenda which results in innovation and change in the expression of architecture.
Continuous assessment, leading to a submission or presentation every 3 weeks. The assignments may involve class presentations, discussions of selected topics, short exercises and essays, and groupwork. 3 such assignments due 3rd, 6th and 9th week – each valued at 20%, (60% total).
Banham, R. (1984). The architecture of the well-tempered environment (2nd ed). Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On completion of the subject students should have developed the following skills and capabilities:
Master of Architecture |
Master of Architecture
Master of Design (Urban Design)
Master of Urban Design
Master of Urban Design
Postgraduate Diploma in Planning and Design
Postgraduate Diploma in Urban Design
Energy Efficiency Modelling and Implementation |
Melbourne School of Design multidisciplinary elective subjects (without prerequisites)
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