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Area/Catalogue
ARCH 5048

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
155661

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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

Course owner
School of Art, Architecture and Design

Course aim

To further develop students' skills to translate traditional drawing and design methods to computer based representation and design.

Course content

Students develop their knowledge by investigating computation and representation, 2D and 3D computer models of forms, geometry, navigation and scale. Students will also explore the different materials used, perspective and point of view, ordering and referencing drawings, simple rendering and lighting. This course will, in particular, focus on design industry construction packages.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Lecture (online) 1 hour x 12 weeks
Computer Practical 1.5 hours x 12 weeks
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Lecture (online) 1 hour x 12 weeks
Computer Practical (online) 1.5 hours 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
Manipulation 675 words (equivalent) 15% N/A
Modelling 1125 words (equivalent) 25% N/A
Presentation 1350 words (equivalent) 30% N/A
Continuous assessment 1350 words (equivalent) 30% N/A
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Manipulation 675 words (equivalent) 15% N/A
Modelling 1125 words (equivalent) 25% N/A
Presentation 1350 words (equivalent) 30% N/A
Continuous assessment 1350 words (equivalent) 30% 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
Non-award tuition fees are set by the Division offering the course. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
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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

Degrees this course is offered in

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