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Area/Catalogue
ARCH 3053

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

Note: This offering may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.

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Course ID
101732

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
Yes

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Art, Architecture and Design

Course aim

To introduce students to the historical evolution of modernity and Modernism in theory and practice from the nineteenth-century to the 1960s.

Course content

Students will develop knowledge in the evolution of modern consciousness and its realisation in architecture including the development of the ‘International style’. Students will develop skills to analyse and communicate the relationship between modern art, architecture, and design; and representation and abstraction, politics, and emergent technologies of reproduction and construction.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
ARCH 1021 Design, Culture and Environment

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Lecture 1 hour x 12 weeks
Tutorial 1 hour x 12 weeks
Seminar 1 hour x 12 weeks
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Lecture 1 hour x 12 weeks
Tutorial 1 hour x 12 weeks
Seminar 1 hour x 12 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Essay 1350 words 30% N/A
Essay 2250 words 50% N/A
Quiz 900 words equivalent 20% N/A
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Essay 1350 words 30% N/A
Essay 2250 words 50% N/A
Quiz 900 words equivalent 20% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 2)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

School of Art, Architecture and Design
School of Art, Architecture and Design
School of Art, Architecture and Design

Degrees this course is offered in

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