BASIC DESIGN & COMMUNICATION I
2006/2007, Semester 1
School of Design and Environment (Architecture)
Modular Credits: --
Objective ? This module is to introduce fundamental principles of design and design methods. The module will deal with human perception in the reading and understanding of design. It will enable students to acquire basic understanding on the use of visual language as well as the development of skill in graphic communication. Major topics include basic design, design methodology, graphic communication, drawing techniques, use of sketching and drawing media, rendering for two and three-dimension representation.
Prerequisites: Nil Preclusions: All non-Industrial Design students
1 lecture hours per week.
5 tutorial hours per week.
0 lab hours per week.
0 hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc per week.
10 hours for preparatory work by a student per week.