SEMESTER 2

 

 

COURSE NO.  COURSE NAME   CREDITS

 

 

MAKING OF ARCHITECTURE

121  Building Construction II                 4

122

123  Fundamentals of Structure II         3

 

REPRESENTING ARCHITECTURE

 

221  Drawing, Painting, Sketching II       3

222  Tech. Dwgs. + Computing              4

223  Design in Space II                        2

 

SYNTHESIZING ARCHITECTURE

 

521  Studio II (Structuring of Space)      6

 

HISTORY/THEORY OF ARCHITECTURE

 

321  Design through Ages                      2

 

      

Total credits=24

 

Duration 15 + 1 weeks

 

MAKING OF ARCHITECTURE

 

 

COURSE NO. 121/122  Building Construction II   

 

            Core course. Lecture based.     CREDIT 2

 

 

Emphasis Understanding of elements of construction and constructional systems in

Load Bearing Constructions.

 

Content

 

 

Method : Class discussions with case studies, visual presentation and on site studies.

 

 

 

COURSE NO. 123  Fundamentals of Structures II  

 

            Non-Core course. Lecture based.     CREDIT 3

 

Emphasis Basic structural systems in buildings and behaviour of materials

 

Content

 

Method : Class presentation/discussions complemented with models and on site studies.

 

Focus : Developing an understanding of structural integrity in buildings.

 

 

REPRESENTING ARCHITECTURE

 

COURSE NO. 221 Representation II  (Drawing, Painting, Sketching)          

 

         Non-Core course. Project based.     CREDIT  3

 

Emphasis Development of skills of design and design expression.

 

Content

Method:  Two dimensional exercises exploring various complex objects.

 

 

 

 

COURSE NO. 222 Technical Dwgs + Computing    

 

         Non-Core course. Project based.     CREDIT  4

 

This course will be in two parts.

 

Emphasis representing objects through 2D and 3D geometry.

 

Part one

Content

 

Part two         COMPUTER AIDED DRAWING: 2D COMPOSITION:

 

Method : Two dimensional and three dimensional exercises. Sketch, object and

             model making. Working with various material (paper, plaster, sand etc.)

             Computer simulation.

 

Projects : Three dimensional products involving the above principles.

 

 

 

COURSE NO. 223 Design in Space     

 

         Non-Core course. Project based.     CREDIT  2

 

Emphasis Intervention in existing space.  

 

Content

 

Method :Working in real full scale space, such as out door yards, wooded sites, large halls 9indoors) with simple planer and columnar elements to articulate habitable space space.

 

Computer simulation to experience “being” inside a space.

 

Projects Three dimensional products involving the above principles.

 

SYNTHESIZING ARCHITECTURE

 

DESIGN STUDIO

 

COURSE NO. 521   Studio 2 (structuring of space)

 

        Core course, Project based           Credits 6

 

 

Emphasis Organizing and Structuring of space in a building.

 

Content

 

Method : Simple projects involving combinations of various spaces. Spatial organizations

of simple to medium level complexities.

 

Mandatory  

Inputs  Program, Site analysis, Area diagram, Principles of abstraction.

Site-Location-form-landscape corelation.

 

Skills

Developed Analysis, Overlays, Spatial structural systems, Alternative models of form,

use of different 3D media, Representational techniques.

 

Projects :Design of small institutions with spaces of various sizes.

 

 

 

 

HISTORY AND THEORY OF ARCHITECTURE

 

 

COURSE NO. 321    Design through Ages

 

Non-Core course. Lecture based.          CREDIT 2

 

Emphasis Design as a cultural phenomena prevalent in all societies.

 

Content

 

 

Method :Lectures (illustrated with slides) supplemented with student’s assignments and presentations.

 

 

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